2021 Dates & Prices
Daily Price .........$70/Family Member (non-Montana residents)
A $2.00 convenience fee has been added to all online payments.
Alternative forms of payment are available. Please contact us for more information on payment options.
7-8 am--Meet staff behind Garfield Motel for breakfast and prepare lunch.
9 am--Explore fossils and excavation in the field
Noon--Lunch in the field
1 pm--Resume field activities
2 pm--Leave field site for early returnees.
4 pm--Leave field for late returnees
6 pm--Dinner in town (Optional)
7 pm--Evening dinosaur activities (Optional)
You and your family can spend the day with our staff exploring the world of dinosaurs. During the day, you will prospect for fossils of both dinosaurs and other animals of the Cretaceous Period, help find and excavate actual dinosaur fossils, and participate in fun dinosaur activities. Stay for one day or all week!
Our family adventures are designed for families with children 8 and older to experience the excitement of finding dinosaur fossils in the badlands together. Parents are expected to supervise their children while in the field at all times.
Fees include ground transportation, continental breakfast and lunch daily, any entrance fees, field supplies, presentations, and evening activities. Single day and multiple day options are available! Families with children 7 and older welcome.
All participants should plan to meet staff at the Garfield Motel in Jordan Montana at 8 am on the day of their program.
Daily breakfast buffets are available at the Garfield Motel. If you are staying overnight in Jordan we recommend the Garfield Motel for room accommodations.
Things to Bring
To better experience our program, we recommend that all participants bring:
Trail hiking boots or shoes with good traction soles and ankle supports.
Hiking or cushion socks.
Lightweight pants, shorts and shirts.
Hat with a bill, preferably a bill that provides shade in front and back.
One 28 ounce water bottle for each participant.
A backpack or other light pack.
Sunscreen and insect repellent.
Any necessary medications.
Phone or camera.
If you are joining us for more than one day please bring:
Tennis shoes or sandals