A great destination for aspiring paleontologists of all ages.


Dinosaur National Monument Junior Ranger Program - Did you know that this summer the National Park Service is celebrating it's 100th Anniversary? One of the best FREE features of National Parks for families is the Junior Ranger Program. Unfortunately, the program isn't very well marketed. I traveled to many National Parks with my parents growing up and we didn't know about this program. A family friend told Read More
Dinosaur Vacation – Dinosaur Trackway Hike - Or, How NOT to Get Lost in the Desert Red Fleet State Park was at the top of our dinosaur vacation must see list because of the Dinosaur Trackway Hike. This 3 mile round trip hike leads you to the shore of the reservoir, where you can see dozens of dinosaur tracks. We saw many three-toed theropod tracks. These tracks are 200 million years Read More
Dinosaur National Monument - Dinosaur National Monument is an amazing National Park for aspiring paleontologists of all ages, located on the Utah and Colorado border. It is a must see on a dinosaur vacation. The Utah side of the park is where you will find dinosaur fossils. I will be sharing with you tips for a successful day of dinosaur fossil discovery with young children. Before Read More
Dinosaur Family Vacation in Dinosaur Land - When it came time to plan our vacation, my family was literally all over the map. My kids suggested that we go somewhere to see dinosaurs. A quick google search told me that we needed to head to Vernal, Utah or our dinosaur family vacation. We started planning our trip by visiting www.dinoland.com. This website has a variety of suggested itineraries Read More