Rock Garden tour

To find the Peter Russell Rock Garden, go to the space between the Biology building and the Math building. You will find a sign saying “Peter Russell Rock Garden”. This is where the tour starts. A Rock Garden map is provided with a written script below, or you can download and print the tour out to help locate the rocks. 

The Peter Russell Rock Garden project started as a garden to commemorate the founding of the University of Waterloo. It was designed and laid out in a celebration of the twenty-fifth anniversary of the University of Waterloo in 1982.

74. Ophiolites

75. Columnar Basalt

76. Petrified Wood