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Fossils! March 10, 2013

Filed under: Uncategorized — Dee @ 6:02 pm

Here we are as we make our way SOUTH (finally) to Utah.

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Here it is… the Carnegie Quarry National Dinosaur Monument.

Yay 40 degrees!  By the time we got there I didn’t even wear my jacket!

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This is just the visitor center/gift shop area.

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The tour into the quarry is led every hour… in the winter you caravan with a ranger to this site.

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The building encloses this wall of propped-up riverbed that’s filled with dino fossils!

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The lower level of the building holds some awesome fossil casts, large and small…

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Can you find and identify the fossils in this section of the wall?

After a morning of driving AND our excursion to Utah, we made it into Colorado… HUNGRY… so we found a great mexican food place.  Do you see the size of these plates?!

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We’ve got lots more country to cross.  Heading up into South Dakota tomorrow!

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