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Fossil Safari at Warfield Fossil Quarries

Farm Field Rd, Kemmerer, Wyoming 83101 USA

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Opens Sat 8a
  • Independent
  • Pet Friendly
  • Public
    Restrooms
  • No Wifi
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“find the fossil fish!”

There are an abundance of fossil fish in the “Green River Formation.” Most people find enough fish to satisfy their appetite in the first two hours. It is our experience that the effort one puts into splitting the rock down into its smallest size is what will give you the greatest potential to finding numerous quantities of fossil fish! Privileges of digging with Warfield Fossils Fossil Safari® You are allowed to keep ALL of the common fish you find, regardless of their size! This Includes: Knightia, Diplomystus, Phareodus, Mioplosus, Amphiplaga, and Priscacara! There is no need to call before you come, there are no phones at the quarry. There is always someone at the quarry during business hours. Just print a map, show up and we will give you the tools to dig. It's that easy. Tools We will provide you with the proper tools and a basic guided lesson to ensure you a successful fossil hunt! There are hard hats and safety glasses available for your safety and use at the Quarry. What You will need to Bring Water, food, sunglasses, sunscreen, hat and gloves. Keep in mind the quarry is at 7,300 feet in elevation. There are no amenities available at the quarry. (An outhouse is as fancy as it gets!) You will also need to bring your own empty boxes and wrapping materials to ensure your fossils have a safe journey home. Kids and Pets are welcome as long as they are kept on a leash.

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June 30, 2020

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Fossil Safari at Warfield Fossil Quarries

Farm Field Rd
Kemmerer, Wyoming
83101 USA

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Closed Now
  • Sun - Sat: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

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