Dinosaur Provincial Park

Activities & Events

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  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      JulyJuly  17, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      JulyJuly  17, 2019
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    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      JulyJuly  17, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      JulyJuly  17, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      JulyJuly  17, 2019
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    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      JulyJuly  18, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      JulyJuly  18, 2019
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    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      JulyJuly  18, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Bonebed 30 - 3 Day Guided Excavation

      JulyJuly  18, 2019
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    • This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to participate in a fully authentic dinosaur dig. With an experienced palaeontological technician as your guide, you'll learn the techniques of excavating dinosaurs.  You'll work in a team to uncover fossils never before seen by human eyes. The experience includes an orientation to the park and the research project, working in a real quarry, and hiking and prospecting for new fossil finds. Your work will contribute to research going on by the Royal Tyrrell Museum at the park.  Watch a video about the Guided Excavation.

      This Guided Excavation includes

      • 3 days participation in a real palaeontological excavation
      • Lunch and supper on Day 1, all meals on Day 2, and breakfast and lunch on Day 3
      • Accommodations for up to 4 nights on-site in private furnished rooms. Bathrooms, kitchen (fridge, stove, microwave, dishes) and laundry facilities are shared among participants. Bed linens and towels are provided.

      Notes

      • The rating for this program is "difficult." Come prepared for sitting or kneeling on the ground, working with tools under the hot sun, and hiking in slippery conditions.  This program is not wheelchair accessible. 
      • This program is available for those 14 years and older.  Participants ages 14-17 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  There is a limit of 2 youth per adult.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 6 participants in this program.
      • Reservations can be made up until one week before the scheduled program.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including the park bus and research accommodation.

      Marks-Kucher Award line

    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $700/Person
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      JulyJuly  18, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      JulyJuly  18, 2019
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    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      JulyJuly  19, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      JulyJuly  19, 2019
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    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      JulyJuly  19, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      JulyJuly  19, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      JulyJuly  19, 2019
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    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • The History of Life on Earth

      JulyJuly  19, 2019
    • The History of Life on Earth: Followed by Q&A with a Palaeontologist. 

      Join Interpreter and Palaeontologist Amber in a series of activities and games to learn about the geological time scale. When did the dinosaurs appear? What animals survived the extinction? 

      Want to know more? Amber will be available for a "Dino Q&A" following the activities to have all your questions answered! 

      Bring a cushion and your questions to this interactive family program on Friday evenings at 7:30pm in July and August. 

    Where:  Deadlodge Canyon Outdoor Amphitheatre
    When: 7:30pm
    Fee:  FREE Evening Amphitheatre Program
     
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      JulyJuly  20, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      JulyJuly  20, 2019
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    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      JulyJuly  20, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Great Badlands Hike

      JulyJuly  20, 2019
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    • The Great Badlands Hike is a half-day trek (4 hours) into some of the most beautiful and rugged parts of the park. This program is especially for the adventurous as you hike over steep slopes and through deep coulees. You will discover how fossil hunters tackle "les mauvaises terres à traverser" in their search for dinosaur bones.  Please read information below but book ahead by visiting our Online Tour Booking Site.

      • The hike is rated as "difficult" - over 6 kilometers through rugged badlands, often in extreme heat.
      • Participants must be at least 10 years old.  Children 10-14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. Prices are $35/Adult and $20/Youth.
      • There is a maximum of 17 participants on this hike.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water, a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • We also recommend wearing long light-weight pants and long sleeved shirt.
      • Footwear requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear.
      • No pets are allowed on any tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground but need to be on a leash and under the control of their owners at all times.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $35/Adult, $20/Youth (ages 10 years and up)
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      JulyJuly  20, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Parks Day - Dinosaur Park

      JulyJuly  20, 2019
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      • Come join us in the Badlands for Parks Day from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm!
      • Lots of fun free activities for families!
        • Sidewalk Drawing
        • Scavenger Hunt
        • Dinosaur Footprint Painting
        • Refreshments
        • Colouring Pages
        • Rock Painting
        • Family Movie
    Where:  Dinosaur Visitor Centre
    When: 10:00 AM
    Fee:  Free
     
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      JulyJuly  20, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      JulyJuly  21, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      JulyJuly  21, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      JulyJuly  21, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Great Badlands Hike

      JulyJuly  21, 2019
    @item.Name
    • The Great Badlands Hike is a half-day trek (4 hours) into some of the most beautiful and rugged parts of the park. This program is especially for the adventurous as you hike over steep slopes and through deep coulees. You will discover how fossil hunters tackle "les mauvaises terres à traverser" in their search for dinosaur bones.  Please read information below but book ahead by visiting our Online Tour Booking Site.

      • The hike is rated as "difficult" - over 6 kilometers through rugged badlands, often in extreme heat.
      • Participants must be at least 10 years old.  Children 10-14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. Prices are $35/Adult and $20/Youth.
      • There is a maximum of 17 participants on this hike.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water, a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • We also recommend wearing long light-weight pants and long sleeved shirt.
      • Footwear requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear.
      • No pets are allowed on any tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground but need to be on a leash and under the control of their owners at all times.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $35/Adult, $20/Youth (ages 10 years and up)
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      JulyJuly  21, 2019
    @item.Name
    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      JulyJuly  21, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      JulyJuly  22, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      JulyJuly  22, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      JulyJuly  22, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      JulyJuly  22, 2019
    @item.Name
    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      JulyJuly  22, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      JulyJuly  23, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      JulyJuly  23, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      JulyJuly  23, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      JulyJuly  23, 2019
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    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      JulyJuly  24, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      JulyJuly  24, 2019
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    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      JulyJuly  24, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      JulyJuly  24, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      JulyJuly  24, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      JulyJuly  25, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      JulyJuly  25, 2019
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    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      JulyJuly  25, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      JulyJuly  25, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      JulyJuly  25, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      JulyJuly  26, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      JulyJuly  26, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      JulyJuly  26, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Prospecting

      JulyJuly  26, 2019
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    • Experience the excitement of fossil prospecting while hiking through the park's spectacular terrain in search of dinosaur bones and other fossil remains. Prospect for fossils just like the professionals, learning where to look and what to look for as you explore the breath-taking Alberta badlands.  Each excursion is guided by an experienced park staff and explores a different area of the park.  Although you will discover fossils, no digging is involved and all material will be left in the park. Please visit our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual schedule (dates and times) and to book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • Lunch is provided during this 6.5 hour program.
      • This program is rated as "difficult" with hiking approx. 5-8 kilometers over rough terrain. 
      • The Fossil Prospecting Program is not wheelchair accessible. 
      • This program is available for those 14 years and older.  Participants 14-17 years old must be accompanied by a paying adult.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 8 participants per day on this program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy hiking boots are required. Breathable long pants and long sleeved shirt are recommended.
      • The program starts at the Visitor Centre.  Participants then travel by park vehicle into various backcountry locations to begin the hike.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre about 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time.
      • During the fall the Visitor Centre may not be open before your start time on this program so you can meet the park guide outside the front of the Visitor Centre about 10 minutes before departure.
      • All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is at the concession parking lot, just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • No dogs or other pets allowed on tour programs.

       

       

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    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $80/Adult; $80/Teens (ages 14 years and up)
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      JulyJuly  26, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      JulyJuly  26, 2019
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    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • The History of Life on Earth

      JulyJuly  26, 2019
    • The History of Life on Earth: Followed by Q&A with a Palaeontologist. 

      Join Interpreter and Palaeontologist Amber in a series of activities and games to learn about the geological time scale. When did the dinosaurs appear? What animals survived the extinction? 

      Want to know more? Amber will be available for a "Dino Q&A" following the activities to have all your questions answered! 

      Bring a cushion and your questions to this interactive family program on Friday evenings at 7:30pm in July and August. 

    Where:  Deadlodge Canyon Outdoor Amphitheatre
    When: 7:30pm
    Fee:  FREE Evening Amphitheatre Program
     
  • Bonebed 30 - 1 Day Guided Excavation

      JulyJuly  27, 2019
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    • This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to participate in a fully authentic dinosaur dig. With an experienced palaeontological technician as your guide, you'll learn the techniques of excavating dinosaurs.  You'll work in a team to uncover fossils never before seen by human eyes. The day includes an orientation to the park and the research project, working in a real quarry, and hiking and prospecting for new fossil finds. Your work will contribute to research going on by the Royal Tyrrell Museum at the park.  Watch a video about the Guided Excavation.

      • Lunch is provided during this 7-hour program.
      • The rating for this program is "difficult." Come prepared for sitting or kneeling on the ground, working with tools under the hot sun, and hiking in slippery conditions.  This program is not wheelchair accessible. 
      • This program is available for those 14 years and older.  Participants ages 14-17 must be accompanied by a paying adult.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 6 participants per day on this program.
      • Reservations can be made up until 2:00 p.m. the day before the scheduled program day.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.

      Marks-Kucher Award line

    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $180/Person
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      JulyJuly  27, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      JulyJuly  27, 2019
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    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      JulyJuly  27, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Great Badlands Hike

      JulyJuly  27, 2019
    @item.Name
    • The Great Badlands Hike is a half-day trek (4 hours) into some of the most beautiful and rugged parts of the park. This program is especially for the adventurous as you hike over steep slopes and through deep coulees. You will discover how fossil hunters tackle "les mauvaises terres à traverser" in their search for dinosaur bones.  Please read information below but book ahead by visiting our Online Tour Booking Site.

      • The hike is rated as "difficult" - over 6 kilometers through rugged badlands, often in extreme heat.
      • Participants must be at least 10 years old.  Children 10-14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. Prices are $35/Adult and $20/Youth.
      • There is a maximum of 17 participants on this hike.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water, a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • We also recommend wearing long light-weight pants and long sleeved shirt.
      • Footwear requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear.
      • No pets are allowed on any tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground but need to be on a leash and under the control of their owners at all times.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $35/Adult, $20/Youth (ages 10 years and up)
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      JulyJuly  27, 2019
    @item.Name
    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      JulyJuly  27, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Bonebed 30 - 1 Day Guided Excavation

      JulyJuly  28, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to participate in a fully authentic dinosaur dig. With an experienced palaeontological technician as your guide, you'll learn the techniques of excavating dinosaurs.  You'll work in a team to uncover fossils never before seen by human eyes. The day includes an orientation to the park and the research project, working in a real quarry, and hiking and prospecting for new fossil finds. Your work will contribute to research going on by the Royal Tyrrell Museum at the park.  Watch a video about the Guided Excavation.

      • Lunch is provided during this 7-hour program.
      • The rating for this program is "difficult." Come prepared for sitting or kneeling on the ground, working with tools under the hot sun, and hiking in slippery conditions.  This program is not wheelchair accessible. 
      • This program is available for those 14 years and older.  Participants ages 14-17 must be accompanied by a paying adult.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 6 participants per day on this program.
      • Reservations can be made up until 2:00 p.m. the day before the scheduled program day.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.

      Marks-Kucher Award line

    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $180/Person
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      JulyJuly  28, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      JulyJuly  28, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      JulyJuly  28, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Great Badlands Hike

      JulyJuly  28, 2019
    @item.Name
    • The Great Badlands Hike is a half-day trek (4 hours) into some of the most beautiful and rugged parts of the park. This program is especially for the adventurous as you hike over steep slopes and through deep coulees. You will discover how fossil hunters tackle "les mauvaises terres à traverser" in their search for dinosaur bones.  Please read information below but book ahead by visiting our Online Tour Booking Site.

      • The hike is rated as "difficult" - over 6 kilometers through rugged badlands, often in extreme heat.
      • Participants must be at least 10 years old.  Children 10-14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. Prices are $35/Adult and $20/Youth.
      • There is a maximum of 17 participants on this hike.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water, a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • We also recommend wearing long light-weight pants and long sleeved shirt.
      • Footwear requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear.
      • No pets are allowed on any tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground but need to be on a leash and under the control of their owners at all times.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $35/Adult, $20/Youth (ages 10 years and up)
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      JulyJuly  28, 2019
    @item.Name
    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      JulyJuly  28, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      JulyJuly  29, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      JulyJuly  29, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      JulyJuly  29, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      JulyJuly  29, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      JulyJuly  29, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      JulyJuly  30, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      JulyJuly  30, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      JulyJuly  30, 2019
    @item.Name
    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      JulyJuly  30, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      JulyJuly  31, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      JulyJuly  31, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      JulyJuly  31, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      JulyJuly  31, 2019
    @item.Name
    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      JulyJuly  31, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  01, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      AugAugust  01, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  01, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  01, 2019
    @item.Name
    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      AugAugust  01, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  02, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      AugAugust  02, 2019
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    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  02, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  02, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      AugAugust  02, 2019
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    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • The History of Life on Earth

      AugAugust  02, 2019
    • The History of Life on Earth: Followed by Q&A with a Palaeontologist. 

      Join Interpreter and Palaeontologist Amber in a series of activities and games to learn about the geological time scale. When did the dinosaurs appear? What animals survived the extinction? 

      Want to know more? Amber will be available for a "Dino Q&A" following the activities to have all your questions answered! 

      Bring a cushion and your questions to this interactive family program on Friday evenings at 7:30pm in July and August. 

    Where:  Deadlodge Canyon Outdoor Amphitheatre
    When: 7:30pm
    Fee:  FREE Evening Amphitheatre Program
     
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  03, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      AugAugust  03, 2019
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    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  03, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Great Badlands Hike

      AugAugust  03, 2019
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    • The Great Badlands Hike is a half-day trek (4 hours) into some of the most beautiful and rugged parts of the park. This program is especially for the adventurous as you hike over steep slopes and through deep coulees. You will discover how fossil hunters tackle "les mauvaises terres à traverser" in their search for dinosaur bones.  Please read information below but book ahead by visiting our Online Tour Booking Site.

      • The hike is rated as "difficult" - over 6 kilometers through rugged badlands, often in extreme heat.
      • Participants must be at least 10 years old.  Children 10-14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. Prices are $35/Adult and $20/Youth.
      • There is a maximum of 17 participants on this hike.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water, a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • We also recommend wearing long light-weight pants and long sleeved shirt.
      • Footwear requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear.
      • No pets are allowed on any tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground but need to be on a leash and under the control of their owners at all times.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $35/Adult, $20/Youth (ages 10 years and up)
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  03, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      AugAugust  03, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  04, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      AugAugust  04, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  04, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Great Badlands Hike

      AugAugust  04, 2019
    @item.Name
    • The Great Badlands Hike is a half-day trek (4 hours) into some of the most beautiful and rugged parts of the park. This program is especially for the adventurous as you hike over steep slopes and through deep coulees. You will discover how fossil hunters tackle "les mauvaises terres à traverser" in their search for dinosaur bones.  Please read information below but book ahead by visiting our Online Tour Booking Site.

      • The hike is rated as "difficult" - over 6 kilometers through rugged badlands, often in extreme heat.
      • Participants must be at least 10 years old.  Children 10-14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. Prices are $35/Adult and $20/Youth.
      • There is a maximum of 17 participants on this hike.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water, a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • We also recommend wearing long light-weight pants and long sleeved shirt.
      • Footwear requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear.
      • No pets are allowed on any tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground but need to be on a leash and under the control of their owners at all times.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $35/Adult, $20/Youth (ages 10 years and up)
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  04, 2019
    @item.Name
    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      AugAugust  04, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Evening Campfire Program

      AugAugust  04, 2019
    • Join a park interpreter for a fun evening of learning and song. We will have a fire and hot chocolate available to enjoy while we play songs, touch fossils, and enjoy the park. 

      Hot chocolate available while supplies last. Bring a mug, chair and your instrument for this 2 hr evening program. 

    Where:  Day use area near Deadlodge Canyon Outdoor Amphitheatre
    When: 7:00pm
    Fee:  FREE Family campfire program
     
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  05, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      AugAugust  05, 2019
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    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  05, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  05, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  06, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  06, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  06, 2019
    @item.Name
    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      AugAugust  06, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  07, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      AugAugust  07, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  07, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  07, 2019
    @item.Name
    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      AugAugust  07, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  08, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      AugAugust  08, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  08, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  08, 2019
    @item.Name
    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      AugAugust  08, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  09, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      AugAugust  09, 2019
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    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  09, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Prospecting

      AugAugust  09, 2019
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    • Experience the excitement of fossil prospecting while hiking through the park's spectacular terrain in search of dinosaur bones and other fossil remains. Prospect for fossils just like the professionals, learning where to look and what to look for as you explore the breath-taking Alberta badlands.  Each excursion is guided by an experienced park staff and explores a different area of the park.  Although you will discover fossils, no digging is involved and all material will be left in the park. Please visit our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual schedule (dates and times) and to book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • Lunch is provided during this 6.5 hour program.
      • This program is rated as "difficult" with hiking approx. 5-8 kilometers over rough terrain. 
      • The Fossil Prospecting Program is not wheelchair accessible. 
      • This program is available for those 14 years and older.  Participants 14-17 years old must be accompanied by a paying adult.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 8 participants per day on this program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy hiking boots are required. Breathable long pants and long sleeved shirt are recommended.
      • The program starts at the Visitor Centre.  Participants then travel by park vehicle into various backcountry locations to begin the hike.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre about 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time.
      • During the fall the Visitor Centre may not be open before your start time on this program so you can meet the park guide outside the front of the Visitor Centre about 10 minutes before departure.
      • All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is at the concession parking lot, just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • No dogs or other pets allowed on tour programs.

       

       

       Dinosaur PP - CTE Logo

    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $80/Adult; $80/Teens (ages 14 years and up)
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  09, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      AugAugust  09, 2019
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    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  10, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      AugAugust  10, 2019
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    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Bonebed 30 - 2 Day Guided Excavation

      AugAugust  10, 2019
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    • This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to participate in a fully authentic dinosaur dig. With an experienced palaeontological technician as your guide, you'll learn the techniques of excavating dinosaurs.  You'll work in a team to uncover fossils never before seen by human eyes. The experience includes an orientation to the park and the research project, working in a real quarry, and hiking and prospecting for new fossil finds. Your work will contribute to research going on by the Royal Tyrrell Museum at the park.  Watch a video about the Guided Excavation.

      This Guided Excavation includes

      • 2 days participation in a real palaeontological excavation
      • Lunch and supper on Day 1, and breakfast and lunch on Day 2
      • Accommodations for up to 3 nights on-site in private furnished rooms. Bathrooms, kitchen (fridge, stove, microwave, dishes) and laundry facilities are shared among participants. Bed linens and towels are provided.

      Notes

      • The rating for this program is "difficult." Come prepared for sitting or kneeling on the ground, working with tools under the hot sun, and hiking in slippery conditions.  This program is not wheelchair accessible. 
      • This program is available for those 14 years and older.  Participants ages 14-17 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  There is a limit of 2 youth per adult.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 6 participants in this program.
      • Reservations can be made up until one week before the scheduled program.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including the park bus and research accommodation.

      Marks-Kucher Award line

    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $500/Person
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  10, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Great Badlands Hike

      AugAugust  10, 2019
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    • The Great Badlands Hike is a half-day trek (4 hours) into some of the most beautiful and rugged parts of the park. This program is especially for the adventurous as you hike over steep slopes and through deep coulees. You will discover how fossil hunters tackle "les mauvaises terres à traverser" in their search for dinosaur bones.  Please read information below but book ahead by visiting our Online Tour Booking Site.

      • The hike is rated as "difficult" - over 6 kilometers through rugged badlands, often in extreme heat.
      • Participants must be at least 10 years old.  Children 10-14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. Prices are $35/Adult and $20/Youth.
      • There is a maximum of 17 participants on this hike.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water, a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • We also recommend wearing long light-weight pants and long sleeved shirt.
      • Footwear requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear.
      • No pets are allowed on any tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground but need to be on a leash and under the control of their owners at all times.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $35/Adult, $20/Youth (ages 10 years and up)
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  10, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      AugAugust  10, 2019
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    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Perseid Meteor Shower Tour

      AugAugust  10, 2019
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    • Come for a unique opportunity to observe the Perseid Meteor Shower from Dinosaur Provincial Park's Natural Preserve! We'll take you into the badlands to watch the stars, identify constellations and hear stories of the cosmos. Bring your DSLR camera and tripod to try night photography, all while watching the meteor shower. Bring a comfy chair and a mug for hot chocolate (provided). 

      For August 10 & 14 we will go to the Valley of the Moon where the terrain is rough and uneven. It will be a short hike from the park bus to get to the site.

      For August 12 we will park at Phred the Camel. The terrain is generally level (easier walking) and we will stay close to the park bus.

      • Please wear appropriate layers; bring a headlamp, a small portable chair or cushion and your sense of adventure!
      • This program is available for those 14 years and older.  Participants ages 14-17 must be accompanied by a paying adult.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 16 participants on this tour.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.  Pets are not allowed on tours.

       

    Fee:  $24/Adult, $16/Youth, No Family Pass.
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  11, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      AugAugust  11, 2019
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    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  11, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Great Badlands Hike

      AugAugust  11, 2019
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    • The Great Badlands Hike is a half-day trek (4 hours) into some of the most beautiful and rugged parts of the park. This program is especially for the adventurous as you hike over steep slopes and through deep coulees. You will discover how fossil hunters tackle "les mauvaises terres à traverser" in their search for dinosaur bones.  Please read information below but book ahead by visiting our Online Tour Booking Site.

      • The hike is rated as "difficult" - over 6 kilometers through rugged badlands, often in extreme heat.
      • Participants must be at least 10 years old.  Children 10-14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. Prices are $35/Adult and $20/Youth.
      • There is a maximum of 17 participants on this hike.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water, a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • We also recommend wearing long light-weight pants and long sleeved shirt.
      • Footwear requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear.
      • No pets are allowed on any tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground but need to be on a leash and under the control of their owners at all times.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $35/Adult, $20/Youth (ages 10 years and up)
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  11, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      AugAugust  11, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  12, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      AugAugust  12, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  12, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  12, 2019
    @item.Name
    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      AugAugust  12, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Perseid Meteor Shower Tour

      AugAugust  12, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Come for a unique opportunity to observe the Perseid Meteor Shower from Dinosaur Provincial Park's Natural Preserve! We'll take you into the badlands to watch the stars, identify constellations and hear stories of the cosmos. Bring your DSLR camera and tripod to try night photography, all while watching the meteor shower. Bring a comfy chair and a mug for hot chocolate (provided). 

      For August 10 & 14 we will go to the Valley of the Moon where the terrain is rough and uneven. It will be a short hike from the park bus to get to the site.

      For August 12 we will park at Phred the Camel. The terrain is generally level (easier walking) and we will stay close to the park bus.

      • Please wear appropriate layers; bring a headlamp, a small portable chair or cushion and your sense of adventure!
      • This program is available for those 14 years and older.  Participants ages 14-17 must be accompanied by a paying adult.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 16 participants on this tour.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.  Pets are not allowed on tours.

       

    Fee:  $24/Adult, $16/Youth, No Family Pass.
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  13, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  13, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  13, 2019
    @item.Name
    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      AugAugust  13, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  14, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      AugAugust  14, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  14, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  14, 2019
    @item.Name
    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      AugAugust  14, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Perseid Meteor Shower Tour

      AugAugust  14, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Come for a unique opportunity to observe the Perseid Meteor Shower from Dinosaur Provincial Park's Natural Preserve! We'll take you into the badlands to watch the stars, identify constellations and hear stories of the cosmos. Bring your DSLR camera and tripod to try night photography, all while watching the meteor shower. Bring a comfy chair and a mug for hot chocolate (provided). 

      For August 10 & 14 we will go to the Valley of the Moon where the terrain is rough and uneven. It will be a short hike from the park bus to get to the site.

      For August 12 we will park at Phred the Camel. The terrain is generally level (easier walking) and we will stay close to the park bus.

      • Please wear appropriate layers; bring a headlamp, a small portable chair or cushion and your sense of adventure!
      • This program is available for those 14 years and older.  Participants ages 14-17 must be accompanied by a paying adult.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 16 participants on this tour.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.  Pets are not allowed on tours.

       

    Fee:  $24/Adult, $16/Youth, No Family Pass.
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  15, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      AugAugust  15, 2019
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    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  15, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Bonebed 30 - 3 Day Guided Excavation

      AugAugust  15, 2019
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    • This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to participate in a fully authentic dinosaur dig. With an experienced palaeontological technician as your guide, you'll learn the techniques of excavating dinosaurs.  You'll work in a team to uncover fossils never before seen by human eyes. The experience includes an orientation to the park and the research project, working in a real quarry, and hiking and prospecting for new fossil finds. Your work will contribute to research going on by the Royal Tyrrell Museum at the park.  Watch a video about the Guided Excavation.

      This Guided Excavation includes

      • 3 days participation in a real palaeontological excavation
      • Lunch and supper on Day 1, all meals on Day 2, and breakfast and lunch on Day 3
      • Accommodations for up to 4 nights on-site in private furnished rooms. Bathrooms, kitchen (fridge, stove, microwave, dishes) and laundry facilities are shared among participants. Bed linens and towels are provided.

      Notes

      • The rating for this program is "difficult." Come prepared for sitting or kneeling on the ground, working with tools under the hot sun, and hiking in slippery conditions.  This program is not wheelchair accessible. 
      • This program is available for those 14 years and older.  Participants ages 14-17 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  There is a limit of 2 youth per adult.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 6 participants in this program.
      • Reservations can be made up until one week before the scheduled program.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including the park bus and research accommodation.

      Marks-Kucher Award line

    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $700/Person
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  15, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      AugAugust  15, 2019
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    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  16, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      AugAugust  16, 2019
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    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  16, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  16, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      AugAugust  16, 2019
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    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • The History of Life on Earth

      AugAugust  16, 2019
    • The History of Life on Earth: Followed by Q&A with a Palaeontologist. 

      Join Interpreter and Palaeontologist Amber in a series of activities and games to learn about the geological time scale. When did the dinosaurs appear? What animals survived the extinction? 

      Want to know more? Amber will be available for a "Dino Q&A" following the activities to have all your questions answered! 

      Bring a cushion and your questions to this interactive family program on Friday evenings at 7:30pm in July and August. 

    Where:  Deadlodge Canyon Outdoor Amphitheatre
    When: 7:30pm
    Fee:  FREE Evening Amphitheatre Program
     
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  17, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      AugAugust  17, 2019
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    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  17, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Great Badlands Hike

      AugAugust  17, 2019
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    • The Great Badlands Hike is a half-day trek (4 hours) into some of the most beautiful and rugged parts of the park. This program is especially for the adventurous as you hike over steep slopes and through deep coulees. You will discover how fossil hunters tackle "les mauvaises terres à traverser" in their search for dinosaur bones.  Please read information below but book ahead by visiting our Online Tour Booking Site.

      • The hike is rated as "difficult" - over 6 kilometers through rugged badlands, often in extreme heat.
      • Participants must be at least 10 years old.  Children 10-14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. Prices are $35/Adult and $20/Youth.
      • There is a maximum of 17 participants on this hike.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water, a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • We also recommend wearing long light-weight pants and long sleeved shirt.
      • Footwear requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear.
      • No pets are allowed on any tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground but need to be on a leash and under the control of their owners at all times.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $35/Adult, $20/Youth (ages 10 years and up)
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  17, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      AugAugust  17, 2019
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    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  18, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      AugAugust  18, 2019
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    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  18, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Great Badlands Hike

      AugAugust  18, 2019
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    • The Great Badlands Hike is a half-day trek (4 hours) into some of the most beautiful and rugged parts of the park. This program is especially for the adventurous as you hike over steep slopes and through deep coulees. You will discover how fossil hunters tackle "les mauvaises terres à traverser" in their search for dinosaur bones.  Please read information below but book ahead by visiting our Online Tour Booking Site.

      • The hike is rated as "difficult" - over 6 kilometers through rugged badlands, often in extreme heat.
      • Participants must be at least 10 years old.  Children 10-14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. Prices are $35/Adult and $20/Youth.
      • There is a maximum of 17 participants on this hike.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water, a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • We also recommend wearing long light-weight pants and long sleeved shirt.
      • Footwear requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear.
      • No pets are allowed on any tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground but need to be on a leash and under the control of their owners at all times.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $35/Adult, $20/Youth (ages 10 years and up)
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  18, 2019
    @item.Name
    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      AugAugust  18, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  19, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      AugAugust  19, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  19, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  19, 2019
    @item.Name
    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      AugAugust  19, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  20, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  20, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  20, 2019
    @item.Name
    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      AugAugust  20, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  21, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      AugAugust  21, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  21, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  21, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      AugAugust  21, 2019
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    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  22, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      AugAugust  22, 2019
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    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  22, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  22, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  23, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      AugAugust  23, 2019
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    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  23, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Prospecting

      AugAugust  23, 2019
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    • Experience the excitement of fossil prospecting while hiking through the park's spectacular terrain in search of dinosaur bones and other fossil remains. Prospect for fossils just like the professionals, learning where to look and what to look for as you explore the breath-taking Alberta badlands.  Each excursion is guided by an experienced park staff and explores a different area of the park.  Although you will discover fossils, no digging is involved and all material will be left in the park. Please visit our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual schedule (dates and times) and to book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • Lunch is provided during this 6.5 hour program.
      • This program is rated as "difficult" with hiking approx. 5-8 kilometers over rough terrain. 
      • The Fossil Prospecting Program is not wheelchair accessible. 
      • This program is available for those 14 years and older.  Participants 14-17 years old must be accompanied by a paying adult.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 8 participants per day on this program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy hiking boots are required. Breathable long pants and long sleeved shirt are recommended.
      • The program starts at the Visitor Centre.  Participants then travel by park vehicle into various backcountry locations to begin the hike.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre about 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time.
      • During the fall the Visitor Centre may not be open before your start time on this program so you can meet the park guide outside the front of the Visitor Centre about 10 minutes before departure.
      • All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is at the concession parking lot, just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • No dogs or other pets allowed on tour programs.

       

       

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    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $80/Adult; $80/Teens (ages 14 years and up)
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  23, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      AugAugust  23, 2019
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    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • The History of Life on Earth

      AugAugust  23, 2019
    • The History of Life on Earth: Followed by Q&A with a Palaeontologist. 

      Join Interpreter and Palaeontologist Amber in a series of activities and games to learn about the geological time scale. When did the dinosaurs appear? What animals survived the extinction? 

      Want to know more? Amber will be available for a "Dino Q&A" following the activities to have all your questions answered! 

      Bring a cushion and your questions to this interactive family program on Friday evenings at 7:30pm in July and August. 

    Where:  Deadlodge Canyon Outdoor Amphitheatre
    When: 7:30pm
    Fee:  FREE Evening Amphitheatre Program
     
  • Bonebed 30 - 1 Day Guided Excavation

      AugAugust  24, 2019
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    • This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to participate in a fully authentic dinosaur dig. With an experienced palaeontological technician as your guide, you'll learn the techniques of excavating dinosaurs.  You'll work in a team to uncover fossils never before seen by human eyes. The day includes an orientation to the park and the research project, working in a real quarry, and hiking and prospecting for new fossil finds. Your work will contribute to research going on by the Royal Tyrrell Museum at the park.  Watch a video about the Guided Excavation.

      • Lunch is provided during this 7-hour program.
      • The rating for this program is "difficult." Come prepared for sitting or kneeling on the ground, working with tools under the hot sun, and hiking in slippery conditions.  This program is not wheelchair accessible. 
      • This program is available for those 14 years and older.  Participants ages 14-17 must be accompanied by a paying adult.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 6 participants per day on this program.
      • Reservations can be made up until 2:00 p.m. the day before the scheduled program day.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.

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    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $180/Person
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  24, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      AugAugust  24, 2019
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    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  24, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Great Badlands Hike

      AugAugust  24, 2019
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    • The Great Badlands Hike is a half-day trek (4 hours) into some of the most beautiful and rugged parts of the park. This program is especially for the adventurous as you hike over steep slopes and through deep coulees. You will discover how fossil hunters tackle "les mauvaises terres à traverser" in their search for dinosaur bones.  Please read information below but book ahead by visiting our Online Tour Booking Site.

      • The hike is rated as "difficult" - over 6 kilometers through rugged badlands, often in extreme heat.
      • Participants must be at least 10 years old.  Children 10-14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. Prices are $35/Adult and $20/Youth.
      • There is a maximum of 17 participants on this hike.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water, a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • We also recommend wearing long light-weight pants and long sleeved shirt.
      • Footwear requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear.
      • No pets are allowed on any tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground but need to be on a leash and under the control of their owners at all times.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $35/Adult, $20/Youth (ages 10 years and up)
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  24, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      AugAugust  24, 2019
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    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Bonebed 30 - 1 Day Guided Excavation

      AugAugust  25, 2019
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    • This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to participate in a fully authentic dinosaur dig. With an experienced palaeontological technician as your guide, you'll learn the techniques of excavating dinosaurs.  You'll work in a team to uncover fossils never before seen by human eyes. The day includes an orientation to the park and the research project, working in a real quarry, and hiking and prospecting for new fossil finds. Your work will contribute to research going on by the Royal Tyrrell Museum at the park.  Watch a video about the Guided Excavation.

      • Lunch is provided during this 7-hour program.
      • The rating for this program is "difficult." Come prepared for sitting or kneeling on the ground, working with tools under the hot sun, and hiking in slippery conditions.  This program is not wheelchair accessible. 
      • This program is available for those 14 years and older.  Participants ages 14-17 must be accompanied by a paying adult.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 6 participants per day on this program.
      • Reservations can be made up until 2:00 p.m. the day before the scheduled program day.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.

      Marks-Kucher Award line

    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $180/Person
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  25, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      AugAugust  25, 2019
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    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  25, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Great Badlands Hike

      AugAugust  25, 2019
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    • The Great Badlands Hike is a half-day trek (4 hours) into some of the most beautiful and rugged parts of the park. This program is especially for the adventurous as you hike over steep slopes and through deep coulees. You will discover how fossil hunters tackle "les mauvaises terres à traverser" in their search for dinosaur bones.  Please read information below but book ahead by visiting our Online Tour Booking Site.

      • The hike is rated as "difficult" - over 6 kilometers through rugged badlands, often in extreme heat.
      • Participants must be at least 10 years old.  Children 10-14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. Prices are $35/Adult and $20/Youth.
      • There is a maximum of 17 participants on this hike.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water, a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • We also recommend wearing long light-weight pants and long sleeved shirt.
      • Footwear requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear.
      • No pets are allowed on any tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground but need to be on a leash and under the control of their owners at all times.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $35/Adult, $20/Youth (ages 10 years and up)
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  25, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      AugAugust  25, 2019
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    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  26, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      AugAugust  26, 2019
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    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  26, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  26, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      AugAugust  26, 2019
    @item.Name
    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  27, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  27, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  27, 2019
    @item.Name
    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      AugAugust  27, 2019
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    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  28, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      AugAugust  28, 2019
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    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  28, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  28, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Cast from the Past (indoor program)

      AugAugust  28, 2019
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    • Join us in a real palaeontological lab and create an authentic fossil cast to keep! You'll be surrounded by authentic tools of the trade and learn how a fossil goes from a simple curiosity to a piece of scientific evidence. Discover how the fossil you've replicated may have helped change our view of dinosaurs, brought new understanding about ancient environments, or even told the story of its own death. Note that at least one parent must participate and join the program (purchase a ticket) when accompanying their children aged 7-14 years. 

      • This 1 hour program is rated as "easy". 
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old.  Participants under age 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
      • Sorry, no participants younger than 7 years allowed in the lab. 
      • The capacity for this program is 14 spaces.
      • Cast from the Past takes place indoors in the Visitor Centre.
      • Please arrive on time; no late arrivals accepted and no refunds for late arrivals. The program must start on time.
      • The program is wheelchair accessible.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All programs start on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot which is a short walk to the Visitor Centre.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $15/Adult; $15/Youth (ages 7-17 years)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  29, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      AugAugust  29, 2019
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    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  29, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  29, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  30, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      AugAugust  30, 2019
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    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  30, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Prospecting

      AugAugust  30, 2019
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    • Experience the excitement of fossil prospecting while hiking through the park's spectacular terrain in search of dinosaur bones and other fossil remains. Prospect for fossils just like the professionals, learning where to look and what to look for as you explore the breath-taking Alberta badlands.  Each excursion is guided by an experienced park staff and explores a different area of the park.  Although you will discover fossils, no digging is involved and all material will be left in the park. Please visit our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual schedule (dates and times) and to book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • Lunch is provided during this 6.5 hour program.
      • This program is rated as "difficult" with hiking approx. 5-8 kilometers over rough terrain. 
      • The Fossil Prospecting Program is not wheelchair accessible. 
      • This program is available for those 14 years and older.  Participants 14-17 years old must be accompanied by a paying adult.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 8 participants per day on this program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy hiking boots are required. Breathable long pants and long sleeved shirt are recommended.
      • The program starts at the Visitor Centre.  Participants then travel by park vehicle into various backcountry locations to begin the hike.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre about 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time.
      • During the fall the Visitor Centre may not be open before your start time on this program so you can meet the park guide outside the front of the Visitor Centre about 10 minutes before departure.
      • All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is at the concession parking lot, just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • No dogs or other pets allowed on tour programs.

       

       

       Dinosaur PP - CTE Logo

    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $80/Adult; $80/Teens (ages 14 years and up)
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  30, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Bonebed 30 - 1 Day Guided Excavation

      AugAugust  31, 2019
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    • This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to participate in a fully authentic dinosaur dig. With an experienced palaeontological technician as your guide, you'll learn the techniques of excavating dinosaurs.  You'll work in a team to uncover fossils never before seen by human eyes. The day includes an orientation to the park and the research project, working in a real quarry, and hiking and prospecting for new fossil finds. Your work will contribute to research going on by the Royal Tyrrell Museum at the park.  Watch a video about the Guided Excavation.

      • Lunch is provided during this 7-hour program.
      • The rating for this program is "difficult." Come prepared for sitting or kneeling on the ground, working with tools under the hot sun, and hiking in slippery conditions.  This program is not wheelchair accessible. 
      • This program is available for those 14 years and older.  Participants ages 14-17 must be accompanied by a paying adult.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 6 participants per day on this program.
      • Reservations can be made up until 2:00 p.m. the day before the scheduled program day.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.

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    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $180/Person
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      AugAugust  31, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      AugAugust  31, 2019
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    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      AugAugust  31, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Great Badlands Hike

      AugAugust  31, 2019
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    • The Great Badlands Hike is a half-day trek (4 hours) into some of the most beautiful and rugged parts of the park. This program is especially for the adventurous as you hike over steep slopes and through deep coulees. You will discover how fossil hunters tackle "les mauvaises terres à traverser" in their search for dinosaur bones.  Please read information below but book ahead by visiting our Online Tour Booking Site.

      • The hike is rated as "difficult" - over 6 kilometers through rugged badlands, often in extreme heat.
      • Participants must be at least 10 years old.  Children 10-14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. Prices are $35/Adult and $20/Youth.
      • There is a maximum of 17 participants on this hike.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water, a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • We also recommend wearing long light-weight pants and long sleeved shirt.
      • Footwear requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear.
      • No pets are allowed on any tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground but need to be on a leash and under the control of their owners at all times.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $35/Adult, $20/Youth (ages 10 years and up)
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      AugAugust  31, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • The History of Life on Earth

      AugAugust  8, 2019
    • The History of Life on Earth: Followed by Q&A with a Palaeontologist. 

      Join Interpreter and Palaeontologist Amber in a series of activities and games to learn about the geological time scale. When did the dinosaurs appear? What animals survived the extinction? 

      Want to know more? Amber will be available for a "Dino Q&A" following the activities to have all your questions answered! 

      Bring a cushion and your questions to this interactive family program on Friday evenings at 7:30pm in July and August. 

    Where:  Deadlodge Canyon Outdoor Amphitheatre
    When: 7:30pm
    Fee:  FREE Evening Amphitheatre Program
     
  • Bonebed 30 - 1 Day Guided Excavation

      SeptSeptember  01, 2019
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    • This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to participate in a fully authentic dinosaur dig. With an experienced palaeontological technician as your guide, you'll learn the techniques of excavating dinosaurs.  You'll work in a team to uncover fossils never before seen by human eyes. The day includes an orientation to the park and the research project, working in a real quarry, and hiking and prospecting for new fossil finds. Your work will contribute to research going on by the Royal Tyrrell Museum at the park.  Watch a video about the Guided Excavation.

      • Lunch is provided during this 7-hour program.
      • The rating for this program is "difficult." Come prepared for sitting or kneeling on the ground, working with tools under the hot sun, and hiking in slippery conditions.  This program is not wheelchair accessible. 
      • This program is available for those 14 years and older.  Participants ages 14-17 must be accompanied by a paying adult.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 6 participants per day on this program.
      • Reservations can be made up until 2:00 p.m. the day before the scheduled program day.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.

      Marks-Kucher Award line

    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $180/Person
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      SeptSeptember  01, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      SeptSeptember  01, 2019
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    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      SeptSeptember  01, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Great Badlands Hike

      SeptSeptember  01, 2019
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    • The Great Badlands Hike is a half-day trek (4 hours) into some of the most beautiful and rugged parts of the park. This program is especially for the adventurous as you hike over steep slopes and through deep coulees. You will discover how fossil hunters tackle "les mauvaises terres à traverser" in their search for dinosaur bones.  Please read information below but book ahead by visiting our Online Tour Booking Site.

      • The hike is rated as "difficult" - over 6 kilometers through rugged badlands, often in extreme heat.
      • Participants must be at least 10 years old.  Children 10-14 must be accompanied by a paying adult. Prices are $35/Adult and $20/Youth.
      • There is a maximum of 17 participants on this hike.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water, a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • We also recommend wearing long light-weight pants and long sleeved shirt.
      • Footwear requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear.
      • No pets are allowed on any tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground but need to be on a leash and under the control of their owners at all times.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $35/Adult, $20/Youth (ages 10 years and up)
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      SeptSeptember  01, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      SeptSeptember  02, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      SeptSeptember  02, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      SeptSeptember  02, 2019
    @item.Name
    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      SeptSeptember  03, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      SeptSeptember  03, 2019
    @item.Name
    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      SeptSeptember  03, 2019
    @item.Name
    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      SeptSeptember  04, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      SeptSeptember  04, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      SeptSeptember  05, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      SeptSeptember  05, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      SeptSeptember  06, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Fossil Prospecting

      SeptSeptember  06, 2019
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    • Experience the excitement of fossil prospecting while hiking through the park's spectacular terrain in search of dinosaur bones and other fossil remains. Prospect for fossils just like the professionals, learning where to look and what to look for as you explore the breath-taking Alberta badlands.  Each excursion is guided by an experienced park staff and explores a different area of the park.  Although you will discover fossils, no digging is involved and all material will be left in the park. Please visit our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual schedule (dates and times) and to book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • Lunch is provided during this 6.5 hour program.
      • This program is rated as "difficult" with hiking approx. 5-8 kilometers over rough terrain. 
      • The Fossil Prospecting Program is not wheelchair accessible. 
      • This program is available for those 14 years and older.  Participants 14-17 years old must be accompanied by a paying adult.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 8 participants per day on this program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy hiking boots are required. Breathable long pants and long sleeved shirt are recommended.
      • The program starts at the Visitor Centre.  Participants then travel by park vehicle into various backcountry locations to begin the hike.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre about 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time.
      • During the fall the Visitor Centre may not be open before your start time on this program so you can meet the park guide outside the front of the Visitor Centre about 10 minutes before departure.
      • All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is at the concession parking lot, just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • No dogs or other pets allowed on tour programs.

       

       

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    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $80/Adult; $80/Teens (ages 14 years and up)
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      SeptSeptember  06, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      SeptSeptember  07, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      SeptSeptember  07, 2019
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    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      SeptSeptember  07, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      SeptSeptember  07, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      SeptSeptember  08, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      SeptSeptember  08, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      SeptSeptember  08, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      SeptSeptember  09, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      SeptSeptember  09, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      SeptSeptember  10, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      SeptSeptember  10, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      SeptSeptember  11, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      SeptSeptember  11, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      SeptSeptember  12, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      SeptSeptember  12, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      SeptSeptember  13, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      SeptSeptember  13, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      SeptSeptember  14, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Sunset Tour

      SeptSeptember  14, 2019
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    • This unique evening tour is designed especially for photographers and people looking for a quieter nature experience. The tour takes advantage of the cooler temperatures and wonderful evening light. You'll be guided into some of the secret areas of the Natural Preserve.  You'll have ample time to get the perfect shot or to simply soak up the natural beauty of the badlands. Locations may include Valley of the Gold, Valley of the Castles, and Valley of the Moon. See the Sunset Tour in this video . Please read information below but click on the link to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the tour schedule and to book your seats online ahead of your visit. 

      • The Sunset Tour is a 2 hour program.
      • The difficulty level of this tour is "easy"  but it is not wheelchair accessible.
      • This tour is for ages 14 years and up.
      • The maximum capacity for this tour is 14 participants.
      • Due to the variability of sunset times, we cannot guarantee that participants will be able to photograph the actual sunset.
      • Please check times and dates online in the booking site.
      • If the Visitor Centre is closed, please meet the park interpreter and park bus outside the Visitor Centre for ticket pick-up and loading. The tour will leave at the designated time.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • If the backcountry of the park is not accessible due to rain on the day of the program, you will be refunded, but you need to phone and make arrangements for this. Call (403) 378-4344 for information. 
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $16/Youth
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      SeptSeptember  14, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      SeptSeptember  14, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      SeptSeptember  15, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      SeptSeptember  15, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      SeptSeptember  15, 2019
    @item.Name
    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      SeptSeptember  16, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      SeptSeptember  16, 2019
    @item.Name
    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      SeptSeptember  17, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      SeptSeptember  17, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      SeptSeptember  18, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      SeptSeptember  18, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Parking is located at the concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (2 minute walk).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, $2/Baby, $54/Family (up to 5 seats)
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      SeptSeptember  19, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

      SeptSeptember  19, 2019
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    • This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.

      Please read the information below but click through to our Online Tour Booking Site to see the actual tour times and book your seats ahead of your visit. 

      • This program last 2.5 hours and is rated as moderate to difficult.
      • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. No babes in arms/backpacks or toddlers allowed on this hike.
      • The capacity for this hike is 24 people. 
      • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
      • For your safety and comfort, please bring water,a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear Requirement: Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 
      • No pets are allowed on tour programs or in the Visitor Centre. Pets are allowed in the park and campground while on a leash and under their owner's control. 
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $25/Adult, $15/Youth, $70/Family
    Book It 
  • Bonebed 30 - 1 Day Guided Excavation

      SeptSeptember  20, 2019
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    • This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to participate in a fully authentic dinosaur dig. With an experienced palaeontological technician as your guide, you'll learn the techniques of excavating dinosaurs.  You'll work in a team to uncover fossils never before seen by human eyes. The day includes an orientation to the park and the research project, working in a real quarry, and hiking and prospecting for new fossil finds. Your work will contribute to research going on by the Royal Tyrrell Museum at the park.  Watch a video about the Guided Excavation.

      • Lunch is provided during this 7-hour program.
      • The rating for this program is "difficult." Come prepared for sitting or kneeling on the ground, working with tools under the hot sun, and hiking in slippery conditions.  This program is not wheelchair accessible. 
      • This program is available for those 14 years and older.  Participants ages 14-17 must be accompanied by a paying adult.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 6 participants per day on this program.
      • Reservations can be made up until 2:00 p.m. the day before the scheduled program day.
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.

      Marks-Kucher Award line

    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $180/Person
    Book It 
  • Explorer's Bus Tour

      SeptSeptember  20, 2019
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    • Venture into the rugged badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park on the Explorer's Bus Tour to experience the stunning views of the park from the comfort and safety of the tour bus. You will be getting off the bus at various stops to see the unique geology and fossils up close and personal. One stop includes an articulated skeleton of a hadrosaur!

      Please read the following information but click through to the Online Booking Site to see the actual tour schedule, dates and times that are available, and book your seats ahead of your visit to the park. All family members even babes-in-arms need a 'seat' saved/purchased for them (re: strict 24 passenger capacity of park buses).

      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 youths or children, for a maximum of 5 seats.
      • This 2 hour program is rated as "easy".
      • Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per tour.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent. Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is recommended. 
      • The Explorer's Bus Tour starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time. All tours leave on time. Late arrivals will not be refunded.
      • Please park at the large concession parking lot just down from the Visitor Centre (a 2 minute walk away).
      • No smoking is allowed on tours, including on and off the park bus.
      • Admission to Visitor Centre exhibit gallery is a separate fee.
    Where:  Meet at Dinosaur Park Visitor Centre  Dinosaur Visitor Centre

    Fee:  $20/Adult, $10/Youth, $7/Child, Baby/$2, $54/Family (up to 5 adults, youth, children)
    Book It 
  • Fossil Safari

      SeptSeptember  20, 2019
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    • The Fossil Safari provides a hands-on discovery of the Park's rich fossil resource that is accessible only by tour.  The park bus takes you to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk to a micro-fossil site lets you discover the secrets of fossil-finding.  Learn techniques for identifying the remains of turtles, fish, mammals and, of course, dinosaurs. No digging is involved and all material is left at the site. This program will appeal to families with children who love dinosaurs!  Watch a video about the Fossil Safari. Please click through to our Online Tour Booking Site for the actual tour schedule (dates and times) and book your seats ahead of your visit. (Make sure to book 'seats' for all family members, even "babes-in-arms" as our park buses can only take 24 passengers total.)

      • This 1.75 hour program is rated as "easy" but be prepared for sitting on the ground, kneeling and standing in the hot sun.
      • The Family Rate can be applied to groups with up to 2 adults and up to 3 children or youths, for a maximum of 5 seats. 
      • The Fossil Safari is highly recommended for families.  Participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  "Babes in arms" require a full reserved seat even if they are being held by a parent.
      • The program is not wheelchair accessible or stroller accessible. 
      • There is a maximum capacity of 24 participants per program.
      • For your comfort and safety, please bring at least 2 litres of water, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and insect repellent.
      • Footwear requirement: Sturdy closed toe and heel footwear is required. No sandals or flip-flops are allowed.
      • The Fossil Safari starts at the Visitor Centre.
      • Pick up your tickets at the Information Desk in the Visitor Centre