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Dinosaur Tracks

Highway 160, Tuba City, AZ
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Ranked #1 of 4 Attractions in Tuba City
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Description: These are dinosaur tracks on the side of the highway on the Navajo Nation.
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 NEW

I stopped with my whole family My kids and my wife loved it. We were given a free tour by the nicest lady who knew everything about dinosaurs. You gotta try this

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Portland, Oregon
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Super awesome! We arrived late in the day and Harrold was gem! The tour was amazing! All he asked for was a donation at the end of our tour. Well worth the stop, highly suggest!

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Catonsville, Maryland
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11 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Very interesting stop. You should know, though, that you do Not need to pay anyone to guide you around the tracks as they are on public land.They are dilophosaurus tracks,T-Rex was NEVER here, the concretions are NOT eggs...I could go on and on. These folks have no idea what they are talking about but they are friendly enough and just... More

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I had to stop here with my best friend on our trip from Seattle to New Mexico, Colorado and back.I visited this site with my parents in 1992. I was just so amazed by them then. And now? It was even more awesome now than i remember as a kid!!! Our tour guide was Jeanette. She was fun, knowledgeable, and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

This is an undeveloped but fascinating stop, well worth a visit. The Navajo Indians who act as guides are knowledgeable, polite and charming. They work only on whatever guests decide to pay, and sell jewellery too to help make the site pay it's way. Family friendly, it's difficult to see how this great spot can stay undeveloped for much longer.... More

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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Had a great tour around the dinosaur track field. Also saw what might be several small meteorite impact craters. My guide Harold was knowledgable and I enjoyed has guided walk around the site in the blisteringly hot sun. One of the best parts of my vacation and definately worth stopping. Harold is also a fine artist too.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We were leery of the homemade "Dinosaur Tracks" signs painted on plywood, and being from the city we expected some kind of shakedown. How wrong we were! This was one of our favorite stops along our Boston-to-Los Angeles road trip. Our Navajo guide, Dale Willie, was enthusiastic, patient and knowledgeable. He welcomed us to take our time and enjoy the... More

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Westport, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

I passed the site while driving to the Navajo museum, and wife and children did not want to stop thinking it was a hoax. On the way out I decided to stop anyway, and are we glad we did. Simply amazing to be able to get so close to old traces of dinosaurs, eggs, footprints, etc. Also our guide was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014 via mobile

We arrived there at 9:30am , location on the map is incorrect, it is 5 miles west of tuba city on road 160, we spend 45 minutes going after the tracks with the local guide explaining us, this attraction is free, but we gave the guide some money, you can also buy some local jewelery, it is way cheaper than... More

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Novato, California, United States
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

You only way to see the tracks is to get a guided tour by a native of the area. They walk you around and spray water on the tracks so you can see them better. Beats me if what they say is true as to what kind of dinosaur made the track but its neat to imagine these huge creatures... More

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