Fruita Badlands Hike – with Dr. Julia McHugh
April 23 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Explore the less travelled areas of Fruita’s badlands in the cool of spring. Join Paleontologist Dr. Julia McHugh and travel through a desert in bloom to see several historic quarries where unique animals like Ceratosaurus and Fruitadens were discovered. Walk along the Jurassic river beds and explore the diverse ecosystems found in western Colorado 150 million years ago. Bring your camera to catch some gorgeous views of painted hills and badlands on this paleontologist-led hike.
Trip Includes: Transportation from the Museum, Paleontologist guide, & water.
Fruita Badlands Hike