Dinosaur National Monument

Dinosaur National Monument

Fossil Discovery Trail

Fossil Discovery Trail
Length: 1.5 miles round trip. Not a loop.
Difficulty: Easy to moderate.
Trailhead location: Temporary Visitor Center.
Brochure: Available at Temporary Visitor Center or here.
Description: Trail cuts through tilted rock layers, exposing great variety of rocks and fossils. The Morrison Formation stop features an outcropping of several small pieces and a few large pieces of dinosaur bones.

Directions

Temporary Visitor Center
(435) 781-7700
Dinosaur National Monument
4545 E. Highway 40
Dinosaur, CO 81610-9724