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Awesome Fossil Hunt

Stopped here for a four hour dig and came out with 24 different fish fossils from the Early Eocene... read more

Reviewed August 23, 2017
hnjoseypharmd
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Dublin, Georgia
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Diggin Bones the the River Roach

JJ redeemed my fatherhood with my daughter. After 3 failed attempts out east we decided to try... read more

Reviewed August 23, 2016
Boanet
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Hull, Massachusetts
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Aug 23, 2017
“Awesome Fossil Hunt”
Aug 23, 2016
“Diggin Bones the the River Roach”
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Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for a four hour dig and came out with 24 different fish fossils from the Early Eocene Green River Formation. Would have found more but recent rains made splitting the shale tricky so go when it's dry. Staff is very helpful and knowledgeable....More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank hnjoseypharmd
Reviewed August 23, 2016

JJ redeemed my fatherhood with my daughter. After 3 failed attempts out east we decided to try digging on vacation and hit pay dirt! Good as gold... They provided all of the tools and instructions you could ask for. There were even saws to trim...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

My 8 year old son and I stopped for 2 hours of fossil hunting here and had so much fun. We found lots of fish fossils mostly small 3" ones and two larger ones. The thrill of looking and then finding gets so addict ting...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed August 5, 2016

They provided all of the tools and instructions you could ask for. There were even saws to trim your fishes and finds. We spent two hours pounding rocks in the sun. I even joked we were like criminals in a heavy labor camp, lol. You...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

Visited this with 7 kids from age 8 to 20 this morning. All loved it. My nephew and son broke open a big boulder and scored with dozens of cool fossils. Everyone found fossils. Terry and JJ were fantastic and helped kids find and identify...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank JWaters68
Reviewed July 24, 2016

This place is great! You are inside what used to be a lake. The walls of the lake have been sheared off and you will break those stones open with a hammer and chisel. You will definitely find some fish fossils. I bit of a...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Donna R
Reviewed July 18, 2016

went over to Kemmerer to dig fossils at Pisces Prehistoric. Wasn't sure I would enjoy it much. Had the time of my life. Everybody in our group found at least 30 complete fossils each and some more. One of our group found a large stingray...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank wyolion
Reviewed July 3, 2016

We had been planning a trip to the quarries near Kemmerer to find some Eocene era fossils. Our Pisces Quarry visit did not disappoint us. We paid for a 8hr day pass,($150 a person) and it was worth every penny. Despite what some places on...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Colin W
Reviewed June 12, 2016

U Find It U Keep It! This dig site is awesome. The quarry is only 12 miles outside the town of Kemmerer. You’ll find driving directions on their website that are easy to follow and the signage to the quarry is good. The road is...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank bobncamille
Reviewed October 20, 2015

We decided to take our family on Fall break in Utah. Utah has the same fall break for the entire state so everything there is super crowded. Here are a few points to mention about this activity. 1. Our kids ages were 1, 2.5, 5,...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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