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Dinosaur Ridge

#2 of 13 things to do in Morrison Features Animals
16831 W Alameda Pkwy, Morrison, CO 80465-9703
+1 303-697-3466
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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16831 W Alameda Pkwy, Morrison, CO 80465-9703
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I've lived in Colorado for almost ten years, and I've heard so much about Dinosaur Ridge. As I was out at Red Rocks with a visitor, I thought it'd be fun to check out Dinosaur Ridge. While the views are stunning, you'll see more fossils...More

Thank Cat T
Reviewed 2 days ago

I think I learned more than the grandkids, but it is a wonderful experience to have right here in our metro area. Educational, exciting and informative. Great gift shop too.

Thank Brenda K
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first stop after getting into town last week. After spending so much time on a plane, we were looking forward to a good hike, and this place didn't disappoint. Totally free to hike and look around the little museum/shop area. It's really...More

Thank Babs B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We looked at displays in the visitor center and then took the 3 mile round trip too see the dinosaur tracks and other fossils. A shuttle bus tour is available if you don't want to walk. We saw a bouquet of wild flowers along the...More

Thank scottalanl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Boy Scout day at Dinosaur Ridge. What a great place. Many booths to visit, excellent information provided! Our Cub Scouts had a great time!

Thank Stephanie T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The bones aren't as cool or even removed from the rock, as I thought they would be. The tracks are kind of hard to see. There just wasn't much here. We were two adults so maybe kids would like this better. I believe there are...More

Thank jennifer1347
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great quick hike while seeing some prehistoric stuff. We stopped at the Vistor's Center to ask for directions along with a map. The hike is free but you can also purchase shuttle tickets which costs 8 dollars per person for a 45 minute tour and...More

Thank LilMonkeysTravel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I thought this was neat. Free to walk the trail. There isn't a whole lot to see but some interesting things & a good walk. I would recommend.

Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our morning at Dinosaur Ridge. It was me (mom) and 4 kids ranging in age from infant to 7 years old. The woman at the Visitors Center was very nice and gave my kids all kinds of great information about the dinosaurs...More

1  Thank Marissa K
Reviewed April 18, 2017 via mobile

We loved it here, our children are 7 & 5, both loved the museum, looking for fossils in the sand pit ,the mini bus ride to the different viewing points of interest and our guide was very informative and interesting . My youngest seemed to...More

Thank Laura B
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ATravellersTale2015
How do I get here using public transportation? Are Taxis / Uber available ?
March 9, 2017|
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Response from rich n | Reviewed this property |
Hi public transportation you would have about a two walk to the stop Yes to Taxis & Uber
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Jennalynn83
Can you push a stroller on tours?
February 13, 2016|
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Response from TuscaTraveler | Reviewed this property |
The road part of the tour to see the footprints and the major things you see on the guided tour had a pretty decent incline, but is doable fairly easily if you are in at least moderate shape. If you mean getting of the main... More
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187ray
Are dogs permitted on the trails?
August 7, 2015|
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Response from FODRStegosaurus | Property representative |
Yes as long as they are on a leash. Do be aware that there is the potential for snakes on and off trail so do try to keep dogs out of tall grass.
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