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Come see the Number One ranked Tracksite in North America!

Explore our website to see all that Dinosaur Ridge has to offer!

Visit our About Us section to learn about how our Exhibits and trails here at Dinosaur Ridge and at Triceratops Trail were created to help the public explore ancient Colorado and the creatures that once lived here. 

Walk with 90-foot, long-necked giants across a floodplain lined with streams, ponds, and watering holes!  Trace the ripple patterns left by Colorado’s ocean on Morrison’s sandy beaches!  Muck through Golden’s swamp under the shade of palm trees with Triceratops and Tyrannosaurus rex at Triceratops Trail!

Come have an adventure at Dinosaur Ridge!

Come to Dinosaur Ridge on May 13, 2017 for Boy Scout Day!
Scouts of all levels can earn badges and pins for various Earth and Science related requirements.
The Saturday event runs from 9am to 3pm and lunch is available onsite for purchase.
Registration is open: tours@dinoridge.org for more information.

  • Triceratops Trail Notice: The bike path that leads to the Triceratops Trail trail head is closed for the next 17 months due to construction. Please click here to see a map that will lead you to the new entrance while construction is taking place.

Ticket Price
Cost: $8 per person, 3 and under free. Includes guided shuttle tour and exhibit hall.

 We've updated our full Calendar of Events. Click to see what's going on this year!

Upcoming events:

April 26 – Everything Dinosaur: Talk 4 – Theropods (Wednesday) 6 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Join the Friends of Dinosaur Ridge an interesting talk on meat-eating dinosaurs, the theropods! Meeting place: Dinosaur Discovery Center: 17681 W Alameda Parkway, Red Rocks Entrance #1. FREE TALK. Tours@dinoridge.org to RSVP.

May 3 - TriceraTOTS (Wednesday) 10 a.m.

A story-time and craft program geared toward 2-5 year old kids. Siblings welcome! Non-members: $5/child. Members $3/child. Adults and 1 and under free. RSVP with Erin LaCount at tours@dinoridge.org (or send us a message on our Facebook Page.) NOTE: This event will take place at the Discovery Center: 17681 W Alameda Parkway - Red Rocks Entrance #1.

May 13 - Discovery Day: Boy Scout Day (Saturday) 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

(for Cubs and Webelos also). Scouts of all levels can complete requirements for many badges in geology, fossils, hiking, and more! 2016 Event Information Details. 2017 Event details TBD. Public is welcome. Contact Erin LaCount for more information: tours@dinoridge.org.

May 26-28 – Green River Fossil Fish Dig (Friday through Sunday)

Join us on a weekend adventure digging fossil fish in Kemmerer, Wyoming! Details are being finalized. Field Trips Page for more detailed information. Contact Blake at membership@dinoridge.org to RSVP or for any queries.

May 31 – Everything Dinosaur: Talk 5 – Heterodonts (Wednesday) 6 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Join the Friends of Dinosaur Ridge an interesting talk on different toothed dinosaurs, the heterodonts! Meeting place: Dinosaur Discovery Center: 17681 W Alameda Parkway, Red Rocks Entrance #1. FREE TALK. Tours@dinoridge.org to RSVP.


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Top 150 Fun Things to Do in Denver 2016
2nd place on 9 News' "Where to find dinosaurs in Colorado" list


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