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kgbudge posted a topic in ColoradoI should have done this earlier, but my trip plans only just jelled. I'm going to be in the Canon City area next week, with some side trips to South Park. Any tips anyone cares to share on fossil hunting sites? I've already been pointed at Baculite Mesa and I'll be camping practically on top of the Ordovician beds north of Canon City. Also thinking of Box Canyon further west. I've heard there are good sites near Trout Creek Pass but I don't have a precise location.
Oxytropidoceras posted a topic in Fossil NewsBack In Time: Fremont County farmer discovered multiple dinosaur fossils in Garden Park https://www.canoncitydailyrecord.com/2020/11/22/back-in-time-fremont-county-farmer-discovered-multiple-dinosaur-fossils-in-garden-park/ https://www.newsbreak.com/news/2107473763723/back-in-time-fremont-county-farmer-discovered-multiple-dinosaur-fossils-in-garden-park Carpenter, K., 2002. Guide to the major dinosaur sites near Cañon City, Colorado. Trilobite Tails, 19(3), pp.7-17. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/314891708_Guide_to_the_major_dinosaur_sites_near_
Oxytropidoceras posted a topic in Fossil NewsPueblo Community College students make 'significant' geological discovery. Fossils could reshape the way we look at Cañon City's history By Sara Knuth, The Daily Record, 01/06/2017 http://www.canoncitydailyrecord.com/news/education/ci_30708697/students-make-significant-geological-discovery Yours Paul H.