Little Glen Shee, Dunkeld

Date: Saturday, 29 July 2017
Time: 9:00AM - 6:00PM
Type: Excursion

Description
 
Leader: Dr Con Gillen
 
The excursion is an opportunity to examine Dalradian rocks (slates and grits of the Southern Highland Group) and structures related to the Tay Nappe, a structure that has produced folds at various scales. The area is close to the Highland Boundary Fault and the Highland Border steep belt (or “downbend”'), followed to the north by the flat belt of the structure.
Toilets will be available in Dunkeld at the start and finish of the excursion.
See Excursion 18 in the Stirling & Perth Guide (Browne & Gillen, 2015, EGS).
 
 
Pricing/ Booking Information

£20 deposit. This is set at a level to recover the anticipated costs of the trip. A small financial adjustment may be made on the bus on the day of the trip.

Additional Information

Leaving Gregory Building at 9:00, returning at 18:00, travelling by coach