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  • Sept  21, 2017

    Explorer's Bus Tour

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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 program is wheelchair accessible with sufficient notice. Please call 403-378-4344 for wheelchair service at least 2 weeks before.
    • 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.
    • This 1.5 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.
    Book It
     
    Location:  Dinosaur Visitor Centre
    Registration: 

    Book online or phone 403-378-4344  PLEASE CHECK THE TOUR SCHEDULE IN OUR ONLINE BOOKING SITE FOR THE MOST RECENT TOUR OFFERINGS AS SOMETIMES WE ARE ABLE TO ADD TOURS/DATES. 

    Fee:  $15/Adult, $8/Youth, $4/Child, $38/Family 
  • Sept  23, 2017

    Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

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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.
    Book It
     
    Location:  Dinosaur Visitor Centre
    Registration: 

    Book online or phone 403-378-4344  PLEASE CHECK OUR ONLINE TOUR BOOKING SITE FOR THE LATEST TOUR SCHEDULE AND AVAILABLE SEATS. 

    Fee:  $18/Adult, $8/Youth, $44/Family 
  • Sept  23, 2017

    Fossil Prospecting

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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-hour program.
    • This program is rated as "difficult" - 5-8 kilometre hiking 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 5 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.
    • 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.

     

     

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    Location:
    Time: 9:30 AM
    Registration: 

    Book online or phone 403-378-4344

    Fee:  $80/Adult; $80/Teens (ages 14 years and up) 
  • Sept  23, 2017

    Fossil Safari

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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.  Our bus drives to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk takes you to 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 2-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.
    Book It
     
    Location:  Dinosaur Visitor Centre
    Registration: 

    Book online or phone 403-378-4344  PLEASE CHECK OUR ONLINE BOOKING SITE FOR THE LATEST TOUR SCHEDULE & TO SEE AVAILABLE SEATS. 

    Fee:  $15/Adult, $8/Youth, $4/Child, $38/Family  
  • Sept  24, 2017

    Explorer's Bus Tour

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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 program is wheelchair accessible with sufficient notice. Please call 403-378-4344 for wheelchair service at least 2 weeks before.
    • 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.
    • This 1.5 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.
    Book It
     
    Location:  Dinosaur Visitor Centre
    Registration: 

    Book online or phone 403-378-4344  PLEASE CHECK THE TOUR SCHEDULE IN OUR ONLINE BOOKING SITE FOR THE MOST RECENT TOUR OFFERINGS AS SOMETIMES WE ARE ABLE TO ADD TOURS/DATES. 

    Fee:  $15/Adult, $8/Youth, $4/Child, $38/Family 
  • Sept  24, 2017

    Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

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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.
    Book It
     
    Location:  Dinosaur Visitor Centre
    Registration: 

    Book online or phone 403-378-4344  PLEASE CHECK OUR ONLINE TOUR BOOKING SITE FOR THE LATEST TOUR SCHEDULE AND AVAILABLE SEATS. 

    Fee:  $18/Adult, $8/Youth, $44/Family 
  • Sept  24, 2017

    Fossil Safari

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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.  Our bus drives to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk takes you to 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 2-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.
    Book It
     
    Location:  Dinosaur Visitor Centre
    Registration: 

    Book online or phone 403-378-4344  PLEASE CHECK OUR ONLINE BOOKING SITE FOR THE LATEST TOUR SCHEDULE & TO SEE AVAILABLE SEATS. 

    Fee:  $15/Adult, $8/Youth, $4/Child, $38/Family  
  • Sept  25, 2017

    Explorer's Bus Tour

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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 program is wheelchair accessible with sufficient notice. Please call 403-378-4344 for wheelchair service at least 2 weeks before.
    • 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.
    • This 1.5 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.
    Book It
     
    Location:  Dinosaur Visitor Centre
    Registration: 

    Book online or phone 403-378-4344  PLEASE CHECK THE TOUR SCHEDULE IN OUR ONLINE BOOKING SITE FOR THE MOST RECENT TOUR OFFERINGS AS SOMETIMES WE ARE ABLE TO ADD TOURS/DATES. 

    Fee:  $15/Adult, $8/Youth, $4/Child, $38/Family 
  • Sept  26, 2017

    Explorer's Bus Tour

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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 program is wheelchair accessible with sufficient notice. Please call 403-378-4344 for wheelchair service at least 2 weeks before.
    • 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.
    • This 1.5 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.
    Book It
     
    Location:  Dinosaur Visitor Centre
    Registration: 

    Book online or phone 403-378-4344  PLEASE CHECK THE TOUR SCHEDULE IN OUR ONLINE BOOKING SITE FOR THE MOST RECENT TOUR OFFERINGS AS SOMETIMES WE ARE ABLE TO ADD TOURS/DATES. 

    Fee:  $15/Adult, $8/Youth, $4/Child, $38/Family 
  • Sept  27, 2017

    Explorer's Bus Tour

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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 program is wheelchair accessible with sufficient notice. Please call 403-378-4344 for wheelchair service at least 2 weeks before.
    • 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.
    • This 1.5 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.
    Book It
     
    Location:  Dinosaur Visitor Centre
    Registration: 

    Book online or phone 403-378-4344  PLEASE CHECK THE TOUR SCHEDULE IN OUR ONLINE BOOKING SITE FOR THE MOST RECENT TOUR OFFERINGS AS SOMETIMES WE ARE ABLE TO ADD TOURS/DATES. 

    Fee:  $15/Adult, $8/Youth, $4/Child, $38/Family 
  • Sept  28, 2017

    Explorer's Bus Tour

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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 program is wheelchair accessible with sufficient notice. Please call 403-378-4344 for wheelchair service at least 2 weeks before.
    • 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.
    • This 1.5 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.
    Book It
     
    Location:  Dinosaur Visitor Centre
    Registration: 

    Book online or phone 403-378-4344  PLEASE CHECK THE TOUR SCHEDULE IN OUR ONLINE BOOKING SITE FOR THE MOST RECENT TOUR OFFERINGS AS SOMETIMES WE ARE ABLE TO ADD TOURS/DATES. 

    Fee:  $15/Adult, $8/Youth, $4/Child, $38/Family 
  • Sept  28, 2017

    Sunset Tour

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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 actual 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.
    • Start times vary from 7:00 pm in May, June, July, August to 6:30 pm mid August, September to 6:00 pm mid/end September.
    • 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. 
    Book It
     
    Location:  Dinosaur Visitor Centre
    Registration: 

    Book online or phone 403-378-4344

    Fee:  $24/Adult, $16/Youth 
  • Sept  29, 2017

    Explorer's Bus Tour

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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 program is wheelchair accessible with sufficient notice. Please call 403-378-4344 for wheelchair service at least 2 weeks before.
    • 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.
    • This 1.5 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.
    Book It
     
    Location:  Dinosaur Visitor Centre
    Registration: 

    Book online or phone 403-378-4344  PLEASE CHECK THE TOUR SCHEDULE IN OUR ONLINE BOOKING SITE FOR THE MOST RECENT TOUR OFFERINGS AS SOMETIMES WE ARE ABLE TO ADD TOURS/DATES. 

    Fee:  $15/Adult, $8/Youth, $4/Child, $38/Family 
  • Sept  30, 2017

    Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

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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.
    Book It
     
    Location:  Dinosaur Visitor Centre
    Registration: 

    Book online or phone 403-378-4344  PLEASE CHECK OUR ONLINE TOUR BOOKING SITE FOR THE LATEST TOUR SCHEDULE AND AVAILABLE SEATS. 

    Fee:  $18/Adult, $8/Youth, $44/Family 
  • Sept  30, 2017

    Fossil Safari

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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.  Our bus drives to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk takes you to 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 2-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.
    Book It
     
    Location:  Dinosaur Visitor Centre
    Registration: 

    Book online or phone 403-378-4344  PLEASE CHECK OUR ONLINE BOOKING SITE FOR THE LATEST TOUR SCHEDULE & TO SEE AVAILABLE SEATS. 

    Fee:  $15/Adult, $8/Youth, $4/Child, $38/Family  
  • Oct  01, 2017

    Explorer's Bus Tour

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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 program is wheelchair accessible with sufficient notice. Please call 403-378-4344 for wheelchair service at least 2 weeks before.
    • 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.
    • This 1.5 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.
    Book It
     
    Location:  Dinosaur Visitor Centre
    Registration: 

    Book online or phone 403-378-4344  PLEASE CHECK THE TOUR SCHEDULE IN OUR ONLINE BOOKING SITE FOR THE MOST RECENT TOUR OFFERINGS AS SOMETIMES WE ARE ABLE TO ADD TOURS/DATES. 

    Fee:  $15/Adult, $8/Youth, $4/Child, $38/Family 
  • Oct  01, 2017

    Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

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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.
    Book It
     
    Location:  Dinosaur Visitor Centre
    Registration: 

    Book online or phone 403-378-4344  PLEASE CHECK OUR ONLINE TOUR BOOKING SITE FOR THE LATEST TOUR SCHEDULE AND AVAILABLE SEATS. 

    Fee:  $18/Adult, $8/Youth, $44/Family 
  • Oct  02, 2017

    Explorer's Bus Tour

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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 program is wheelchair accessible with sufficient notice. Please call 403-378-4344 for wheelchair service at least 2 weeks before.
    • 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.
    • This 1.5 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.
    Book It
     
    Location:  Dinosaur Visitor Centre
    Registration: 

    Book online or phone 403-378-4344  PLEASE CHECK THE TOUR SCHEDULE IN OUR ONLINE BOOKING SITE FOR THE MOST RECENT TOUR OFFERINGS AS SOMETIMES WE ARE ABLE TO ADD TOURS/DATES. 

    Fee:  $15/Adult, $8/Youth, $4/Child, $38/Family 
  • Oct  03, 2017

    Explorer's Bus Tour

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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 program is wheelchair accessible with sufficient notice. Please call 403-378-4344 for wheelchair service at least 2 weeks before.
    • 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.
    • This 1.5 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.
    Book It
     
    Location:  Dinosaur Visitor Centre
    Registration: 

    Book online or phone 403-378-4344  PLEASE CHECK THE TOUR SCHEDULE IN OUR ONLINE BOOKING SITE FOR THE MOST RECENT TOUR OFFERINGS AS SOMETIMES WE ARE ABLE TO ADD TOURS/DATES. 

    Fee:  $15/Adult, $8/Youth, $4/Child, $38/Family 
  • Oct  04, 2017

    Explorer's Bus Tour

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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 program is wheelchair accessible with sufficient notice. Please call 403-378-4344 for wheelchair service at least 2 weeks before.
    • 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.
    • This 1.5 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.
    Book It
     
    Location:  Dinosaur Visitor Centre
    Registration: 

    Book online or phone 403-378-4344  PLEASE CHECK THE TOUR SCHEDULE IN OUR ONLINE BOOKING SITE FOR THE MOST RECENT TOUR OFFERINGS AS SOMETIMES WE ARE ABLE TO ADD TOURS/DATES. 

    Fee:  $15/Adult, $8/Youth, $4/Child, $38/Family 
  • Oct  05, 2017

    Explorer's Bus Tour

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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 program is wheelchair accessible with sufficient notice. Please call 403-378-4344 for wheelchair service at least 2 weeks before.
    • 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.
    • This 1.5 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.
    Book It
     
    Location:  Dinosaur Visitor Centre
    Registration: 

    Book online or phone 403-378-4344  PLEASE CHECK THE TOUR SCHEDULE IN OUR ONLINE BOOKING SITE FOR THE MOST RECENT TOUR OFFERINGS AS SOMETIMES WE ARE ABLE TO ADD TOURS/DATES. 

    Fee:  $15/Adult, $8/Youth, $4/Child, $38/Family 
  • Oct  05, 2017

    Sunset Tour

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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 actual 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.
    • Start times vary from 7:00 pm in May, June, July, August to 6:30 pm mid August, September to 6:00 pm mid/end September.
    • 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. 
    Book It
     
    Location:  Dinosaur Visitor Centre
    Registration: 

    Book online or phone 403-378-4344

    Fee:  $24/Adult, $16/Youth 
  • Oct  06, 2017

    Explorer's Bus Tour

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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 program is wheelchair accessible with sufficient notice. Please call 403-378-4344 for wheelchair service at least 2 weeks before.
    • 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.
    • This 1.5 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.
    Book It
     
    Location:  Dinosaur Visitor Centre
    Registration: 

    Book online or phone 403-378-4344  PLEASE CHECK THE TOUR SCHEDULE IN OUR ONLINE BOOKING SITE FOR THE MOST RECENT TOUR OFFERINGS AS SOMETIMES WE ARE ABLE TO ADD TOURS/DATES. 

    Fee:  $15/Adult, $8/Youth, $4/Child, $38/Family 
  • Oct  07, 2017

    Explorer's Bus Tour

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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 program is wheelchair accessible with sufficient notice. Please call 403-378-4344 for wheelchair service at least 2 weeks before.
    • 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.
    • This 1.5 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.
    Book It
     
    Location:  Dinosaur Visitor Centre
    Registration: 

    Book online or phone 403-378-4344  PLEASE CHECK THE TOUR SCHEDULE IN OUR ONLINE BOOKING SITE FOR THE MOST RECENT TOUR OFFERINGS AS SOMETIMES WE ARE ABLE TO ADD TOURS/DATES. 

    Fee:  $15/Adult, $8/Youth, $4/Child, $38/Family 
  • Oct  07, 2017

    Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

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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.
    Book It
     
    Location:  Dinosaur Visitor Centre
    Registration: 

    Book online or phone 403-378-4344  PLEASE CHECK OUR ONLINE TOUR BOOKING SITE FOR THE LATEST TOUR SCHEDULE AND AVAILABLE SEATS. 

    Fee:  $18/Adult, $8/Youth, $44/Family 
  • Oct  08, 2017

    Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

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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.
    Book It
     
    Location:  Dinosaur Visitor Centre
    Registration: 

    Book online or phone 403-378-4344  PLEASE CHECK OUR ONLINE TOUR BOOKING SITE FOR THE LATEST TOUR SCHEDULE AND AVAILABLE SEATS. 

    Fee:  $18/Adult, $8/Youth, $44/Family 
  • Oct  08, 2017

    Fossil Safari

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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.  Our bus drives to a site in the Natural Preserve where a short walk takes you to 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 2-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.
    Book It
     
    Location:  Dinosaur Visitor Centre
    Registration: 

    Book online or phone 403-378-4344  PLEASE CHECK OUR ONLINE BOOKING SITE FOR THE LATEST TOUR SCHEDULE & TO SEE AVAILABLE SEATS. 

    Fee:  $15/Adult, $8/Youth, $4/Child, $38/Family  
  • Oct  09, 2017

    Explorer's Bus Tour

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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 program is wheelchair accessible with sufficient notice. Please call 403-378-4344 for wheelchair service at least 2 weeks before.
    • 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.
    • This 1.5 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.
    Book It
     
    Location:  Dinosaur Visitor Centre
    Registration: 

    Book online or phone 403-378-4344  PLEASE CHECK THE TOUR SCHEDULE IN OUR ONLINE BOOKING SITE FOR THE MOST RECENT TOUR OFFERINGS AS SOMETIMES WE ARE ABLE TO ADD TOURS/DATES. 

    Fee:  $15/Adult, $8/Youth, $4/Child, $38/Family 
  • Oct  09, 2017

    Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

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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.
    Book It
     
    Location:  Dinosaur Visitor Centre
    Registration: 

    Book online or phone 403-378-4344  PLEASE CHECK OUR ONLINE TOUR BOOKING SITE FOR THE LATEST TOUR SCHEDULE AND AVAILABLE SEATS. 

    Fee:  $18/Adult, $8/Youth, $44/Family 
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