Geo-Adventures & Training

Geo-Adventures with TGS

Mixing work and play as a means to share our knowledge and excitement of the geological sciences with others, Taylor GeoServices (TGS) provides Geo-Adventures. Trips range from local day or weekend trips in Pennsylvania, to more adventurous expeditions in the southwest United States.  Whether visiting a local outcrop, finding dinosaur bones in the four corners, or viewing geologic landscapes on a mountain bike, these are trips you will never forget. 

Below are some of the geo-adventures we provide. We can also customize a trip just for you or your organization. 

  • Wissahickon Valley, Philadelphia; classic metamorphic geology outcrops

  • Mineral Hill, Delaware County, Pennsylvania

  • Four Corners, Southwest United States; Anasazi ruins & dinosaur bones

  • San Juan Mountains, Colorado; 4wd & mineral collecting

  • Mountain Bike some of the greatest geology in the world: Moab Utah, Durango & Crested Butte Colorado; Upper Peninsula of Michigan; Cape Town South Africa.


Contact Jim Taylor to discuss you next trip into the wild world of geology.

Training with TGS

Taylor GeoServices (TGS) provides a series of in-house and on-line Training Classes.  Our experts provide educational and practical tips on several topics.

Training subjects include:

  • Mapping with Google Earth

  • Introduction and Uses of GIS

  • Fracture trace analysis and aerial photograph interpretation

  • Planting and Stabilization for your Watershed

  • Formation Conductivity Testing for your Ground Source Geothermal well field

  • Physical Geology in my Neighborhood

  • Landslides & Geologic Hazards


Contact Mike Napolitan for information on our training opportunities.

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