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Fossil Safari at Warfield Fossil Quarries

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Fun Adventure for the family

Go early, take water, pack your patience. Knee pads for those aching knees. Be ready to find your... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2018
Great time and awesome finds!

We had a great time looking for fish fossils with George and Fossil Safari. Highly recommend taking... read more

Reviewed October 30, 2018
Jackson Hole, Wyoming
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Farm Field Rd, Kemmerer, WY 83101
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

Go early, take water, pack your patience. Knee pads for those aching knees. Be ready to find your own fossils.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 446loisd
Reviewed October 30, 2018

We had a great time looking for fish fossils with George and Fossil Safari. Highly recommend taking a trip to check these out!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kilocharile
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

We visited Kemmerer last July on our way to Yellowstone. We were with our grandchildren who wanted to go fossil hunting and, after much research, we picked Fossil Safari. We decided to dig for 2 hours which was plenty of time to find beautiful fossils....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 129kathyp
Reviewed August 20, 2018

This was the first place I had visited when looking for fossils. The staff showed you how to split rock and find the fossils and then it was a free for all. Spent the better portion of a day packing fossil packed rocks off of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank Nubbin86
Reviewed August 17, 2018

The quarry is down a series of long country roads - make sure to print the directions from their website as they are very helpful! We truly enjoyed ever aspect of this adventure - there are fossils abound and it was run by a very...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Annie071
Reviewed July 23, 2018

It is also called Fossil Safari. It is down a dirt road but well worth the drive. I didn't know what to expect but had a blast. We had 4 kids under the age of 11 and thought only the kids would like it but...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Boisenb
Reviewed June 17, 2018

The place is a little hard to find, but it is well-worth it. We were there for an hour, and we found some great fossil fish. The man at the site, George, has the equipment needed to break the rocks, and he is incredibly helpful....More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Sean M
Reviewed June 2, 2018

My kids loved digging at Topaz Mountain on our last vacation, so we decided to stop at Fossil Safari on the way to Jackson Hole from Salt Lake. The stop broke up the long drive and it was a blast. We came home with bags...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank lgvacantlot
Reviewed November 18, 2017 via mobile

We drove out from NJ to do a week of digging in the famous Green River Formation and after knowing of Warfields since I was a kid, it was simply a must to visit and I am sure glad we did! We met up with...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank NJFossilGuy
Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

We took our grandkids to dig fossils.. they were thrilled to find whole fish fossils. The splitting of shale was easy enough for the youngest to do. We went home with a box full of treasures. The caretaker was really helpful in showing us what...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Elaine D
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July 9, 2018|
Response from Sean M | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure. I would suggest calling to ask