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Scientific Spelling Stomp is Back!

Join us for the 2nd annual Scientific Spelling Stomp, an all-ages team spelling bee.
Saturday, September 22 at 2:30 pm
American Mountaineering Center--Golden,
CO

Rounds 1 and 2 word lists are published. Start studying.
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ONLY $9/person

Our Adventure Pass includes access to both of our exhibit halls, Trek Through Time and The Discovery Center, and a guided shuttle bus tour of the Dinosaur Ridge Trail.

Kids ages 2 and under are free!

Active military receive 50% off of bus tours and 10% off in the gift shop.

Veterans receive 10% off of bus tours and in our gift shops.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Gem & Mineral Day: Dinosaur Discovery Day

Saturday, September 8 (10 am-2 pm)

September is Gem and Mineral month here in Denver. Join Friends of Dinosaur Ridge for our annual Dinosaur Discovery Day: Gem & Mineral Day on Saturday, September 8 from 10 am-2 pm. We will have plenty of free activities at the Visitor Center and our partners are eager to teach you about local gems and minerals and what they are used for in our everyday lives. Click here for more details!

FREE Educational Talk: Paleontology 101

Monday, September 10 (10 am)

Join the Friends of Dinosaur Ridge for this interesting talk on the history of paleontology (including the Bone Wars!) Meet at the Discovery Center: 17681 W. Alameda Parkway, Red Rocks Entrance #1. FREE TALK. Education@dinoridge.org to RSVP.

 

FREE Educational Talk: What is a Dinosaur?

Monday, September 17 (10 am)

Join the Friends of Dinosaur Ridge for an interesting talk on what dinosaurs are, how they're classified, and even what fossils are mistaken for dinosaurs! This also covers what are NOT dinosaurs. Meet at the Discovery Center: 17681 W. Alameda Parkway, Red Rocks Entrance #1. FREE TALK. Education@dinoridge.org to RSVP.

 

2nd Annual Scientific Spelling Stomp

Saturday, September 22 (2:30-6 pm)

Join us for a new twist on the traditional spelling bee. Last year’s event was so much fun, we decided to host the 2nd Annual Scientific Spelling Stomp, where teams of up to 4 people will show off their scientific spelling skills. Brush up on your "archaeans" and "schistosity" and earn amazing prizes and the title of 2018 Dinosaur Ridge Scientific Spelling Stomp Champion. We know your team will do a "gneiss" job! Or, join us as an audience member to cheer on your favorite team. Click here for more details!

 

Anthropological Adventures: A Dinosaur Ridge Field Trip for Adults

Saturday, October 6 - Wednesday, October 10

Join Friends of Dinosaur Ridge for an amazing 5-day adventure. This trip will visit archeaology and anthropology sites in Mesa Verde NP; Holbrook, AZ; and Albuquerque, NM. Highlights include opportunities to collect fossilized wood and native american artifacts, interpretive guides in Mesa Verde NP and Albuquerque, and the tour ends in Albuquerque during Balloon Fiesta Week. Click here for more details!

DINOSAUR RIDGE NEEDS YOUR HELP

Dinosaur Ridge and its many programs depend on donations and volunteers to keep educating and preserving. Without generous people like you our world-famous track site would cease to exist. Please consider making a donation today, or volunteer your time as a docent, tour guide, or helper.

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MORRISON
DINO PASS

TWO MUSEUMS!
ONE DISCOUNTED TICKET!

Dinosaur Ridge and Morrison Natural History Museum have teamed up to offer visitors a joint ticket that includes admission to both institutions for one low price--the MORRISON DINO PASS!

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