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APTNE - Vermont Quarries Tour

  • 06 Jun 2014
  • 10:00 AM
  • 07 Jun 2014
  • 4:00 PM
  • Poultney & Mendon VT
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  • Cost to include boxed lunch on Friday. All transportation, lodging and other expenses are not included.

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APTNE Tour of

Slate and Marble Quarries

Friday, June 6th - Saturday June 7th


Details and Logistics
* Tour is open to all for $50 and includes a boxed lunch on Friday. 

* Tour capacity is limited to 30; please register early.

* Photography is allowed.

* Please arrange all transportation, lodging and other expenses. We encourage people to carpool; options available in registration.

* Preferred rates will be available at the Capital Plaza Hotel in Montpelier (800-274-5252). Be sure to mention the preferred rate for the APTNE tour when you call to reserve.  

*We are still scheduling specific times times for visiting some sites. On Friday, we will leave together from the Danby quarry to caravan to the slate quarry which will be completed by lunch. Follow-up e-mails for this event will feature a time to meet at a restaurant for an optional dinner or happy hour. On Saturday, we will schedle the visit at Trow & Holden to be completed to arrive at the Vermont Granite Museum by 11:00am. More information will follow in follow-up e-mails regarding optional afternoon site visits listed below. 

 Friday 6 June
 10:00 am  - Meet at underground tour of Danby  
                      Marble Quarry
 (TBC) am  - Slate Quarry
            pm - Boxed Lunch

 Saturday 7 June - Barre VT
 10:00 am - Trow & Holden 
 11:00  am - Vermont Granite Museum
            pm    Lunch
 Optional/Self Guided: 
            pm -  Slate Valley Museum, Granville NY 
            pm - Rock of Ages Quarry & Museum 

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