Professor Jeff Chiarenzelli, St. Lawrence University, explains the geology of the Snow Bowl State Forest, South Colton, to the attendees at a guided hike and talk, despite rain Thursday. From left, DEC forester Tony Sparacino, Chiarenzelli, Kirke Perry and Louise Bixby. The hike was part of the Colton Country Days, which runs through Sunday, July 21. For a schedule of events visit here. Photo courtesy of Ruth McWilliams.