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Route 34 Northbound Entrance Ramp, Cayuga Heights

Route 34, Cayuga Heights

Route 34, Cayuga Heights
Located in Tompkins County
Image courtesy of James Zambito


Type: Rampside.

Features: Upper Cascadilla through Cayuga Heights members.

Feature Type: Stratigraphic.

Reference: NYS Geological Association Field Trip Guidebook, 76th Annual Meeting 2007;
Re-Examination of the Type Ithaca Formation: Correlations with Sections in western NY.
For online reference please visit - www.nysga.net/Guidebooks.html

Quadrangle: Ithaca East.

Reason for Designation: Excellent example of Renwick facies with good fossil collecting available.
The site is easily accessible but does not really have good parking.