Dinosaur Ridge leads several travel and field programs for adults throughout the year. These range from day trips to multi-day weekend excursions.
Please note: For the health and safety of all participants, everyone will be required to wear masks each trip. Hand sanitizer and gloves will be provided and program group size will be limited to 8-10 participants. Participants are responsible for their own transportation.
2021 Travel and Field Trips
2020 was an extraordinary year and we had to postpone many of our planned field trips. We’ve planned an ambitious and exciting program for 2021! As of today’s date, February 20, the current 2021 Travel & Field Program schedule is listed below. Please note: Due to the current health and safety regulations, there may be unavoidable changes to these programs.
Denver Museum of Nature and Science | Thursday, April 1
Join us for an extraordinary day as we visit the Denver Museum of Nature and Science and step into the world of SUE: The T. rex Experience. You will journey through the life of Sue and use your senses to take in SUE’s world and more! After your visit, enjoy an evening virtual lecture with the associate curator of fossil reptiles at the Field Museum Jingmai O’Conner about the life of Sue. More information and registration coming soon.
Corral Bluffs | Saturday, June 19
Colorado Springs, CO
Journey to the Corral Bluffs in Colorado Springs and join us on an exciting trek through time and learn about what life was like after the extinction of dinosaurs. This hike is a moderate difficulty due to there be no trails at the site. Proper attire is required. Corral Bluffs attendees and hosts will need to sign a waiver for the hike. More information and registration coming soon.
Fort Collins Museum of Discovery | Saturday, August 28
Fort Collins, CO
The Fort Collins Museum of Discovery will play host to us as we end the summer. Enjoy a special look at their many exhibits and objects on display. More information and registration coming soon.
- Garden Park Fossil Area, Canon City, CO
- Behind the Scenes at Denver Museum of Nature & Science, Denver, CO
- Dinosaur National Monument Dig Trip, Dinosaur, CO
- K/Pg Boundary Trip, Trinidad, CO and Raton, NM
- Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument, Florissant, CO
- 3rd Annual Fossil Fish Dig, Kemmerer, WY