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Cleveland - Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry

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Address: Price, UT 84501
Phone Number: 435-636-3600

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Enjoyable with a great guide!

We drove from Price, Utah following the signs and found it without difficulty. The hours are 10-5 on TH-SAT. The guide on duty, Mary, was an excellent resource who added great... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 9, 2014
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Fishers, IN
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Mesa, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

I had read other reviews so I knew to ask about seeing the dino tracks. We arrived just as they opened (10am). We looked at the exhibits and the Quarry digs, which if you have been to Dino National Park are a bit underwhelming. We returned to the visitors center and asked about the dino tracks. Given that they are... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

This place is way out of the way, middle of no where, thank you for GPS. My son is a dino fanatic, so we went out of our way to see it. Not much to talk about, very small visitor center, building where they excavated and some hiking trails. We did hike one trail to the top of the mesa... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Cleveland-Lloyd is not on the beaten path, but it's well worth making the trip. We really enjoyed seeing this quarry with its many skeletons. It's not always open so be sure and check hours. The visitor's center is very small, but they do have some literature. Bathrooms were in an adjacent building. College students were working in the visitor's center... More 

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Fishers, IN
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We drove from Price, Utah following the signs and found it without difficulty. The hours are 10-5 on TH-SAT. The guide on duty, Mary, was an excellent resource who added great interest to our trip. This quarry is the source of 46 Alosaurus skeletons. I think this is a nice compliment to a visit to the Utah State University Prehistoric... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

I came her back in September when my boyfriend was working there on an internship, so he got to show me around. I love the Allosaurus exhibits, and I got to go out in the field and pick up some real bone fragments! It was pretty neat. The guides help you decipher between bone fragments and rock.

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Provo, Utah
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

The drive out is a bit long on a well kept dirt road. My kids enjoyed going through a town called Elmo and we took pictures at the Elmo Library and Elmo Post Office. The area was very unique with large rock boulders. The kids loved just running around chasing rabbits and trying to catch lizards. I have 3 boys... More 

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Perth , Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

I went along 12 miles of dusty gravel road to find only a small museum. The walks not clearly defined and little explanation. There is an exposed section in two small huts. There is NO digging as mentioned in some brochures. Better to spend an extra day in Vernal or go to Green River where there is some digging.

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Villach, Austria
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

We hiked two ways trough the landscape and havent't seen anything interesting. Like others write before me, it is disappointing to see only a few bones and one dinosaur model

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Montgomery, Alabama
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2012

It is a pretty good drive on dusty unpaved roads. They have a small visitor center with some nice exhibits and models. The quarry area is covered by a building with some exposed bones. There appears to be little activity. We were the only people there during our visit. There is a $5 fee per person admission.

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Costa Rica
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2012

After seeing the Utah Dinosaur National monument I have to admit my expectations were pretty high. Being the large concentrations of Dinosaur bones came from such a small area, there is one building with most of the original bones removed and replicas in their place. There are some displays in the building where you pay but it is not very... More 

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Address: Price, UT 84501
Phone Number: 435-636-3600
Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Price

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