The holidays are a busy time for everyone. Please note the upcoming closures at Dinosaur Ridge.  We will be open with regular business hours on all other days:

Monday, December 25 (Main Visitor Center, Discovery Center will be CLOSED. We will not be running bus tours on this day.)

Saturday, December 30 (Main Visitor Center gift shop will be closed for year-end inventory. Exhibit Hall, Trek Through Time, will be open and bus tours will be running. Purchase your bus tours tickets in Trek Through Time. The Discovery Center will be open as usual.)

Monday, December 31 (Main Visitor Center, Discovery Center will be CLOSED. We will not be running bus tours on this day.)



  • Wednesday, January 3 at 10: TriceraTOTs

    TriceraTOTS (Wednesday) 10 a.m. A story-time and craft program geared toward 2-5 year old kids. Siblings welcome! Non-members: $5/child. Members $3/child. Adults and 1 and under free. RSVP with Erin LaCount at education@dinoridge.org (or send us a message on our Facebook Page.) NOTE: This event will take place at the Discovery Center: 17681 W Alameda Parkway - Red Rocks Entrance #1. Education@dinoridge.org for queries.

  • Saturday, January 6: Volunteer Introductory Training

    Colorado Gives day is coming up (12/5/17)—the biggest giving day of the year, where your donations are matched by an incentive fund through FirstBank. Please consider supporting the top dinosaur track site in the US, the world’s first stegosaurus discovery site, and (for those in the Denver area) your closest National Natural Landmark! You can preschedule your donation now or give on Colorado Gives Day at http://bit.ly/1vK4T1i

ONLY $8/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 3 and under are free!


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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