Geo-Safaris and Geological Travel
With geo-safaris you bring back not trophies but knowledge to use at home.
The Americas, Europe, Africa and the poles are in this highly professional outfit's portfolio.
The International Association of Antarctica Tour Operators answers all your questions.
Australia: The Rock Doctor
"Rock Doctor" John Jackson guides several tours in the Green Cauldron region of New South Wales/Queensland.
Short tours of mines and localities in Newfoundland's premier mineral district by Once-A-Rock, Inc.
Borneo: Destination Miri
A multimedia CD offers enough detailed geologic information for you to roll your own expedition in the richly endowed lands of northern Sarawak.
British Columbia Geology and Mining Tours
GeoQwest Excursions covers the whole province with professionally run backroad tours that include mines and scenic areas, under the guidance and tutelage of geologist Steve Noakes.
British Columbia Geology and Paleontology Tours
Kamloops, BC Geology - Fossil Tours is the personal project of John Ratcliffe. A nice set of photos will whet your appetite.
Camp Terry, Benton, California
A retired geology professor has some high desert land suitable for a field base camp.
Canyonlands: Island in the Sky
Half-day drives go across the top of Canyonlands National Park, Utah, between March and October.
Denali Sightseeing Safaris
The mines and minerals of Alaska's Denali National Park are a comfortable drive away thanks to this outfit's unique custom truck.
Flin Flon, Manitoba
This Canadian mining town posts directions for conducting your own day hike around town, by geologist Thomas Heine.
Grand Canyon Caverns, Arizona
Between Seligman and Kingman is this illuminated cave, "just a nice place to spend time."
Anywhere in Iceland is a geologist's vacation. The Wilderness Travel outfit has some week-long options all over this country.
Jurassic Coast Tours
Guided field trips through the classic localities of southwest England by Chris Pamplin.
Midwestern U.S.: Raymond Wiggers Tours
Wiggers is an engaging tour host with a dedication (though not exclusively) to the upper Midwest: Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana. He promises a customized experience with a professional geologist's insight.
Namibia: Cardboard Box Backpackers Hostel
Not much detail, but a wide array of tours are listed for this great south African desert nation.
Namibia: Elena Travel Services
Mineral collecting at Tsumeb and elsewhere, plus world-class deserts, iron meteorites, and "true Namibian hospitality."
New Zealand: GeoTours
Geology tours of one, three, and six days, specializing in volcanoes, with geologist Murray Baker.
Santorini Walking Tours
Multilingual geologist Tom Pfieffer leads week-long pilgrimages around this Greek volcanic island.
Angus Miller conducts day trips and walking tours in some of geology's most hallowed places.
Volcano Discovery Tours
This outfit will guide you to volcanoes in Hawaii, Europe, Africa, Indonesia and Latin America.
Wisconsin Dells Nature Safaris
Geologist Paul Herr has been showing people the dramatic country around Devils Lake, the Grand Canyon of the Midwest, for 18 years.
Wyoming: Dinosaur Safaris, Inc.
Fossil diggers with a private ranch in the Big Horn Basin take you under their wing.
"Bearman" Kevin Sanders will show you the geologic sights of this world-class geothermal park, as well as its wildlife.