Digging up Dinosaurs in Western Colorado

By: Andrew Reid Email
By: Andrew Reid Email

Grand Junction Colo. (KKCO) - The expedition program for the dinosaur journey museum is expanding. It's now offering half and full day adventures. The dig gives both the young and young at heart the chance to dig up the past.

Adventures meet at the museum at 8:30 in the morning and then head out to the field.
Lunch is provided so you can keep your eye’s on the prize digging up those dinosaur bones.

The quarry is located out in the desert so before going on a dig you want to make sure you have sun screen and bring a light jacket as the weather can change,

Click on the video link to get a look at what the adventure is like.


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  • by ReBecca Location: Fruita on Jun 10, 2012 at 05:48 PM
    How does it come out of taxes Duh? The price of lunch and the ride comes out of the fee and the digs keep the museum open.
  • by Duh on Jun 8, 2012 at 07:48 AM
    Ummm... if it cost anything the reporter would've mentioned it. Besides, it comes out of taxes.
  • by HP Location: GJ on Jun 8, 2012 at 06:19 AM
    It isn't free.
  • by bp Location: gh on Jun 7, 2012 at 11:58 PM
    Dinosaur Journey Museum should be capitalized as they the name and proper nouns.
  • by Thanks kkco on Jun 7, 2012 at 10:00 PM
    Sounds like fun. Free ride, meal, and entertainment.
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