Use real tools and techniques of palaeontology as a member of an excavation team working in the badlands. Uncover replicas of dinosaur bones, map a quarry, make a field jacket, and learn to read the stories fossils tell in this 90-minute program.

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Toll free in North America (outside Alberta)

Toll free in Alberta
310-0000 then (403) 823-7707

Outside North America



Ages 10+

Dates and Times

June 26 – August 31, 2010 
Daily, 11:00am – 12:30 pm


Youth (10-17) $15.00

Adult (18+) $15.00

Family* $50.00
*Two adults and their children ages 10-17

All applicable taxes are included in fees.

Additional Information

For the safety and comfort of our participants, sturdy outdoor footwear is required (running shoes, hiking boots or hiking sandals).

In case of rain, an indoor version of this program is delivered.

(Hike Information: 2 km return trip along uneven path, moderately challenging with a few hills).

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