West Sussex Geological Society

Field Trips

We may organise ad hoc field trips at short notice. Members will be sent details by email so please make sure we have your up to date contact details.


Please note we will collect an attendance fee of one pound from WSGS members and two pounds from visitors. Please ensure you have some change with you.


Field Trips 2022

  • Sunday 24th July, Seaford Chalk, Meet 12 noon by the Martello Tower. Led by Andy Cosham.

  • Saturday 6th August, Pebbles on the Beach (event open to the public). Meet 10.30 by Worthing Pier. Led by David Bone.

  • Saturday 13th August. Public geology day at The Novium, Chichester. Organiser David Bone.

  • Sunday 4th September, Geology/Archaelogy walk at Cissbury. Led by Alex Vincent, meet 10.30am at the Coombe Rise car park in Findon Valley.

  • Saturday 22nd to Monday 24th October. Isle of Wight trip, based at Shanklin. Contact John Lonergan to book.

  • Saturday and Sunday 5th and 6th November.GA Festival of Geology.

  • Saturday 19th November.Haywards Heath Mineral Fair.

  • The Geologists' Association holds a combined Ancillary Policy with Zurich Insurance Company through which our Society members are insured. On any field trip you are required to wear helmets and high visibility jackets in quarries. This is always advised. Goggles must be worn when hammering and suitable footwear be worn at all times.

    FOR FURTHER INFORMATION ON FIELD TRIPS OR PROGRAMME email wsgeosoc@gmail.com