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Dinosaur Detectives

Dinosaur Detectives is two hands-on programs for kids, one in the spring and the other in the fall. These programs are free to visitors!

Dinosaur Detectives Day 1
March 10th – 9AM-1PM
For grades 3-5
Come to the Dinosaur Ridge Visitor Center for a fun-filled day of exploration! Starting at 9AM and ending at 1PM, children will learn about geologic time and Colorado’s changing landscapes with a series of hands-on activities.  This half-day event will use the Dinosaur Ridge Van to go to Red Rocks Park and up the hill on the Ridge to study the layers of rock and see how life changed over time.
Registration ONLY
Please register by March 1st with Erin Fair at tours@dinoridge.org
Single Day Fee: $15 for non-members, $10 for members
Two-Day Fee: $25 for non-members, $20 for members

Dinosaur Detectives Day 2
March 11th – 9AM-1PM
For grades 3-5
Come to the Dinosaur Ridge Visitor Center for a fun-filled day of exploration! Starting at 9AM and ending at 1PM, children will explore Morrison’s paleontology with a series of hands-on activities.  This half-day event will use the Dinosaur Ridge Van to go up the hill on the Ridge to measure footprints, replicate behavior, and study the fossil bones of Colorado’s giant dinosaurs.
Registration ONLY
Please register by March 1st with Erin Fair at tours@dinoridge.org
Single Day Fee: $15 for non-members, $10 for members
Two-Day Fee: $25 for non-members, $20 for members

 

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