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Weekend In Drumheller

With no vacation time, we planned weekend trips.  As we headed for Drumheller a storm warning was issued, we decided to go anyway, thinking this would make it quieter (Not So). Arriving there, it was busy, most the local campgrounds … Continue reading

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Public Loop Road | Dinosaur Provincial Park

For our last day in the park we explored the Public Loop Road, with a few short hikes and fossil displays to explore. The fossil displays were great.  The first they had build a building around the remains they had … Continue reading

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Fossil Safari | Dinosaur Provincial Park

The trip and museums where all fun, however this was the highlight of the trip, the Fossil Safari.  It started at the Royal Tyrrell Field Station, where we got onto a little bus and drove into the restricted area of … Continue reading

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Royal Tyrrell Field Station | Dinosaur Provincial Park

  Also by the Coulee Viewpoint trail head is the Royal Tyrrell Field Station.  It has a small museum focusing on Dinosaurs and early fossil hunters of the area. For a small building the quality of the displays was amazing. … Continue reading

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Coulee Viewpoint Trail | Dinosaur Provincial Park

After a full day of travelling to Drumheller, checking out the Dinosaur Museum then traveling again to Dinosaur Provincial Park, we got a late start to exploring our campsite. With a staircase by our site leading to the Coulee Viewpoint … Continue reading

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Camping in Dinosaur Provincial Park

Camping in the badlands is unlike anywhere we have camped before.  We were lucky as it was cloudy while we were there, ranging from 20 to 28 during the day, and not the high 40’s it climbs to at times. … Continue reading

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Dinosaur Provincial Park | Entrance Viewpoint

Driving towards the park, it is fields for as far as you can see, then at the last minute the Badlands appear below.  Much bigger than I expected they are impressive to see, much more so than they appear in … Continue reading

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