Dinosaur Ridge leads several travel and field program for adults throughout the year. These range from day trips to multi-day weekend excursions. Registration for all of our 2019 trips will open in January, 2019.
2019 Travel and Field Trips
Behind the Scenes at Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center
Friday, March 15, 2019
Enjoy an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of this world-renowned dinosaur destination in Woodland Park, CO and meet with owner and founder, Mike Triebold.
K/Pg Boundary Trip with Dr. Lou Taylor
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Join us for a day trip led by Dr. Lou Taylor to the K/Pg Boundary (Cretaceous–Paleogene) near Trinidad, CO and Raton, NM. We will view the actual K/Pg extinction layer and Dr. Taylor will answer questions.
3rd Annual Fossil Fish Dig
Friday-Sunday, May 24-26, 2019
This dig trip to Kemmerer, Wyoming, is the best way for a fossil junkie to spend Memorial Day weekend. You are guaranteed to come back with amazing finds.
Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument
Friday, June 14, 2019
This day trip takes you to Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument in Florrisant, CO. We will tour one of the richest fossil deposits in the world with park staff and paleontologist Dr. Herb Meyer.
Dinosaur National Monument Dig Trip
Friday-Sunday, August 23-25, 2019
Join Dinosaur Ridge for three days of dinosaur fun! We will spend a half day at Dinosaur National Monument viewing the fossil wall and two days assisting with digs at an active quarry on private land. (No personal collection)
Behind the Scenes at Denver Museum of Nature & Science
Friday, October 18, 2019
Enjoy an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour with our friends at DMNS. This day-trip is for FODR attendees only.