Dinosaur Discovery Days & Scout Days
Dinosaur Ridge volunteers will be stationed at the paleontological sites along Dinosaur Ridge Trail and manning hands-on activities such as gold panning, metal detecting, track painting, and fossil sifting at our Main Visitor Center. Activities include:
Track painting – paint and take home a footprint
Card creation – create a dinosaur-themed card for Father’s or Family Day
Geology and Fossil exploration – hands-on examination of the geology and fossils that can be found at Dinosaur Ridge
There will be amazing vendors such as Mr. Bones, Western Interior Paleontological Society, USGS, Society of Women Engineers at CSM, Wildlife Experience, Rocky Mountain Bird Observatory, and more.
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Scout Day & Dinosaur Discovery Day
Scouts of all ages will have a fun-filled day of geology and paleontology. Cub Scouts and Webelos will be able to earn belt loops and academic pins. Boy Scouts will be able to earn their Geology Merit Badges.
Dinosaur Discovery Day
Discovery Days are complimentary days of education and celebration of the amazing creatures that frequented the Dinosaur Freeway and left their footprints (and bones) at Dinosaur Ridge. Families and friends are welcome.
Girl Scout Day
Questions about Dinosaur Discovery Days or our Scout events, please contact Erin LaCount.