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  1. crimsonfossils

    Fossil Sites Nearby

    Hello all! I'm new to the forum (this is my first post) and I was hoping for some help! I'm going to try to set aside some time this summer to do some fossil hunting and was looking for some new localities/sites to hunt at. I am in western Maryland, and I'm wondering if anyone knows of any cool localities nearby (up to 2 hrs away). I have Jasper Burns' book (though it is slightly outdated) and have been to a few of these sites already. Any direction or help you can send would be greatly appreciated! Feel free to either reply on this thread or to PM me (I understand wanting to be se
  2. I want to go back to Peace River but I don't want to do the normal canoe outpost thing this time. I want to take a kayak south of Zolfo springs were the river gets bendy, shallow, and remote. I don't have a kayak so I'm wondering if anyone has any recommendations for where I can rent one or if they want a hunting buddy for the second week of May.
  3. Hi friends! Just a beginner/amateur fossil hunter(?)/collector(?) (lol) here and I thought I would ask to see if anyone knows about any cool places around Newcastle - NSW - that I can go fossil hunting? Particulary one that is open to the public (perhaps a beach, hiking trail, etc) and that does not require me to have to call anyone or ask for permission! (and also that I am legally allowed to take the fossils I find hehe) I tried looking on this forum to see if there was any posts about fossil places in Newcastle but I thought I would just ask anyway!
  4. Hey all, This weekend I was going to go on a trip with folks from my fossil club, but they cancelled last minute and I've already paid for a hotel room in the area. Therefore, weather be darned, I'm going fossil hunting anyway. Is anyone else going out on Saturday that might want company? I'm a pretty relaxed human who typically matches the energy in the room, as I like to be inoffensive and approachable. I just figured that it would be awesome to hunt with another forum member or two instead of going it alone.
  5. GeorgiaMegteeth1299

    Trilobite sites other than Tibbs Bridge in NW GA

    Fairly new to fossil hunting but have become obsessed as of late. Have heard about trilobites in NW GA so did some searching and decided to give it a go. Went up to the Chatsworth area a few days ago and really the only spot I know is Tibbs Bridge, but I was disheartened to see 5 big red signs indicating it is illegal to collect fossils there. After looking at some FF discussions I understand there is a homeowner who kept contacting the police and they eventually put up signs. I ended up just walking around down there and pocketing a few trilobites I found on the ground, but I was pretty disap
  6. Sorry if this is the wrong topic category, I don’t have much experience with this forum. I recently found out that there are Cambrian fossils in the Marble Mountains in California, and I’m wondering what the laws are for collecting there. I’ve always wanted to collect Cambrian fossils and that’s the closest location to me, but I don’t want to break any laws. If it is legal, what tools and equipment should I bring? Thanks!
  7. kirkjeremiah23

    Alabama sites??

    Good evening all, I recently moved to southern Alabama, Enterprise area, and was wondering if any of you guys have some good suggestions on where my son and I could do some fossil hunting. Distance isnt a big deal right now. Thanks in advance
  8. TheDeluxe77

    Tips for a newbie?

    Hello everyone! I recently went on my first fossil hunt and maybe could use some help. Does anyone know of any good places to hunt in lancaster Pa, or relatively nearby? I greatly appreciate any help.
  9. A 2020 silver lining for me personally was discovering a new hobby and my love for shark tooth hunting. I am fortunate to live in Charleston, SC which we all know is a hot spot for fossil shark teeth. In March, as government shutdowns were coming on strong, a friend invited me to go look for some teeth and there was no turning back. I have posted some of these teeth over the course of the year, but attached is a picture of my shadow box with all of my best teeth found in 2020. As this challenging year comes to a close, let’s celebrate all of the best teeth found over the
  10. Sjfriend

    Vacation fossil trip

    I got to travel from home to visit family and of course I couldn't resist the chance to go dig! I mean really, it was only a 6 hour drive to get there. I was able to make 2 trips, both 2 days long. So I was able to put in some serious time. Including a few hours each day by flashlight. The location is...... wait, I'll mention that in a bit. The finds were mostly.... more on that later. Here are a couple photos of my finds Oh wait, I can't share any information These just might show up in my Secret Santa box and that would not help the "secret" p
  11. Hi everyone! So I am planning on doing some fossil hunting this year before it gets to cold and I am trying to find some good places. Thanks in advance!
  12. Ok so I’m trying to get a group together to locate a bedding plane that has produced Eurypterids in the past ( James Hall plates ). Many hours of searching and reading have given me the location of the area of discovery. I usually have no issues hunting alone for finds but do to the locals , which I have attached an image of below. I would prefer to have company on this visit for additional safety measures . I’m free most days so hunting days are open for me. Oh and there are two locals there look close on the left for the black one
  13. If anyone has experience with any guide services in the Charleston SC area, please let me know how your experience was via PM. Thank you in advance for any answers.
  14. Tyrannosaurus-wreck

    Calvert Beachcombing Tips?

    Hi guys! So I'm planning to go back to one of the Calvert County beaches to try my luck again- I haven't had any success with finding teeth bigger than about a quarter inch and I'm hoping to find something a little bigger next time. My current technique is to dig up sand from the water and sift through it super carefully- should I switch it up and try something different to find big teeth? If so, does anyone have any recommendations for how to find them? And, final question, which beaches are good for finding larger specimens? I know Purse and Matoaka are good for quantity but I don't know whi
  15. I'm visiting DeLand for a week and a half, and really want to find a spot to search for fossils or shark teeth, haven't found many online and I know people have their own secret spots. Pm me locations if you don't want to share them publicly guys, I am only hand searching with a few family members. I am willing to drive a couple hours to spend a day hunting fossils
  16. Hi, I'm relatively new to fossil hunting and I'd like to know of some spots to find stuff in or close to Essex county. I've been to Arkona for the Rock Glen conservation area and found some cool ones there, though I'm disapointed the quarry is closed off. If anyone knows of other spots around there that would be cool too! Thanks! Edit: Any tips for getting into quarries? There's a few around here and I think those might be good spots to check out. (I don't mean trespassing lol)
  17. Yesterday: fossil hunting with my girlfriend in Limburg. Many Cretaceous limestones and good fossil specimens! Including a really big and complete Pycnodonte vesicularis (Lamarck, 1806). My second biggest Pycnodonte. Many belemnites (including a real cool black one!), two pieces (including a big one) from the same genus (Pycnodonte) and one sea urchin Echinocorys sp. or Echinocorys scutata (Leske, 1778). Also one recent cow/bovid tooth and a piece of vase. The two photo's on the right are from another (earlier) trip (fossils are on the ground in a field. Finds: one sea
  18. DiligentEyes

    North Carolina Dilemma

    Hi everyone, I want to start by saying I am new to the site, so I apologize if I do something incorrect commit a faux pas. I am a younger gentleman in college living in North Carolina; my father instilled a love for fossils in me from a young age, and as I grew up I would explore beaches and phosphate piles. Even though it is just a hobby, I put a lot into fossil hunting; my interest was always beyond the surface level of "I love shark teeth," and I have done countless hours of research. This brings me to the present day where I call your wisdom and guidance. Unfortuna
  19. This Is my first post. I am a amateur hunter from south Louisiana. I have had a lot of trouble finding fossils. I have found one chrinoid in a creek, but aside from coral,nothing has been found.I have found that the two prominent spots from the days of past have been covered long ago. I also realize I in a area with not a lot of potential for ground or creek fossils. I have done one trip, and found plenty there, but that was a long drive to Texas. I have even emailed people such as LSU and Alabama professors and geologists from Mississippi, Louisiana and Tennessee. Help please!
  20. HI y'all! If you could take a fossil hunting road trip anywhere in the USA, where would you go? Doesn't need to be specific beginning and end locations.....just what are some of the places you'd go! But feel free to post elaborate itineraries if you want!
  21. Good afternoon all! I'm trying to plan a fossil hunting trip with my daughters before the winter fully sets. I'm a trained Biologist, but new to the area. Can anyone suggest a nice location to fossil hunt in eastern Ontario or Quebec? Thanks everyone! Manuel
  22. Hey guys, I just posted a new video of me fossil hunting in Whitby the section of cliffs underneath the Abbey. I couldnt believe what my first find was, and where i actually found it
  23. Mioplosus_Lover24

    My 2nd Trip To American Fossil!

    Hello all! This summer I took my yearly trip to Wyoming, and with my luck I again came back with several extremely incredible fossils! I found many less fish this time around, but I did find several more rare ones! I probably only found around 50 fish in the 3 days I was there. I found 8 Phareodus, including 2 juveniles! I found only 1 Mioplosus this year, the fish seems to be avoiding me sadly... I found 3 Priscacara, including a very large Priscacara serrata! I found an interesting Hypsiprisca preserved beautifully on an algea layer, also found several more Amia scales, but one of my favor
  24. LiamL

    Ammonites Galore

    Here's a fossil hunting video I recently filmed where i had a very productive day. Feel free to watch if you're interested.
  25. Hey Fossil Gang! I was exploring the forest near my dorm and found a small area where the ground had a sparse layer of tiny, white, spiral shells. I'm no expert but they didn't seem like snail shells, I could be wrong. I was wondering if anyone could give me some tips for this situation. What should I do? I thought I could start by collecting some of the surface level shells and maybe even dig around a bit. I imagine just the tiny shells would be pretty common but do y'all think there could be greater treasures laying in wait? What sort of basic equipment/tools should I use? Any he
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