Kettle Moraine Geological Society Field Trip to Irene Quarry
June 22, 2019
FIELD TRIP IS FOR KMGS MEMBERS ONLY. A COMPLETED WAIVER IS REQUIRED.
4525 Irene Rd
Belvidere, IL 61008
We will be meeting at the quarry at 8:30 AM.
Quarry requires hard hats, hi-vis clothing or vest, and sensible shoes (nothing open toed).
The quarry is located near Rockford, Illinois in the Ordovician Galena formation consisting of coarse grain Dolomite. You can find Illaenus (trilobite), cephalopods, and the gastropod Hormotoma.