Dinosaur Ridge Trail is the premier experience at the Ridge. Stop at the #1 ranked dinosaur tracksite, the bones quarry, the Brontosaur Bulges, and more.
Our Main Visitor Center Complex is where you’ll begin your visit at Dinosaur Ridge. Visit our indoor exhibit hall, our Kids Dig Areas, and our Main Gift Shop. Bring a picnic and enjoy lunch under our shady trees.
Trek Through Time is the indoor exhibit hall at our Main Visitor Center Complex on the east side of the Ridge. Many of our tracks and replica displays are for touching and exploring.
Kids love our dig areas. Enjoy a simulated dinosaur dig that teaches kids how paleontologists search for fossil evidence or sift for fossils and shark teeth in our seaway fossil box.
Our Main Visitor Center Gift Shop is where you’ll purchase your bus tour tickets, pick up a map, obtain information, or find a souvenir to remind you of your visit to Dinosaur Ridge.
The Discovery Center is our secondary museum and gift shop on the west side of the Ridge. Exhibits focus on the unique plants and animals that lived in Colorado 150- to 68-million years ago.
Triceratops Trail is a gravel hiking trail in Golden, Colorado, where visitors can see dinosaur, bird, mammal, insect, and invertebrate tracks, trace fossils, and much more.
Dinosaur Ridge is ready to help with the many challenges of engaging kids during nationwide school closures. If you’ve just become a homeschooler or are simply looking for activities to keep your kiddos occupied, we’ve got you covered! We’ll be posting activities and exercises in our online education portal.
Our gift shops offer a distinctive assortment of books, posters, home decor, and gifts, including educational toys for children. Your purchases help support our preservation, research, and educational programs. We offer a limited selection of items for sale in our online store.