The Rock Tour
A Geological Walking Tour
Few places in the world offer better exposure to the greatest geological mystery of all time.
Join us for Glen Eyrie’s Rock Tour and be inspired like never before! This 90 minute guided tour will take you across the property on an exploration of the physical evidence of a global flood. Led by knowledgeable guides, you will have the opportunity to discover and connect with the Biblical truth of Scripture through geological discussion. Perfect for school groups, small groups and geological enthusiasts, you won’t want to miss this seasonal tour.
Available Friday and Saturday mornings at 9:00 am – June 2 through August 26, 2023.
Cost is $15 per person.
Call our reservations office at 719-265-7050 for more information.
The Rock Tour is perfect for school groups, church groups, or other educational associations.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Where are the Rock Tours located?
The Tour begins at the Glen Eyrie Carriage House, from which your Tour guide will lead you to a series of geological sites on the property.
What if the weather changes?
Rock Tours are subject to favorable weather conditions. In the event of inclement weather, Glen Eyrie Management will determine whether the Rock Tour may proceed. If a Rock Tour is cancelled due to weather, Glen Eyrie will attempt to reschedule the reservation. Weather cancellations will be made by 8:00 a.m. on the day of your Tour.
How much does the Tour cost?
The Tour is $15 per person. Guests age 5 and under may attend at no charge.
All reservations for Rock Tours must be paid in full at the time of the reservation.
Reservations may be made via phone with a credit card or in person with cash, check or a credit card.
How big will the tour group be?
We limit the group size to 25.
What should we bring?
Guests are encouraged to wear good walking shoes, comfortable clothing, sunscreen and a hat. You may also want to carry a bottle of water.
Where should we park?
There is ample parking at the Carriage House where the Tour starts. The Carriage House is also the location of our Front Desk, Public Restrooms, and Palmer’s Grounds Bookstore and Cafe.
Can we have lunch while at Glen Eyrie?
Yes, lunch is available for purchase in our Bookstore and Cafe located at the Carriage House (outdoor seating only, so this option will be weather permitting). We serve sandwiches, salads and paninis along with a variety of snacks and custom espresso drinks.
Is the Rock Tour handicap accessible?
Unfortunately, because of the various terrain throughout the property, the Rock Tour is not wheelchair or scooter accessible. Walking and climbing stairs is required.