Explore one of the densest dinosaur fossil sites in the world!

Pipestone Creek Bonebed Tours

Our interpretive tours of the nearby Pipestone Creek bonebed will take you out of the museum and straight to the fossils! Learn about the amazing discovery that cemented the Peace Region as a vital dinosaur destination and then explore the area yourself. Who knows? You might uncover the next palaeontological breakthrough!

Cost

• Bus Tours: $10 per person; price includes round-trip shuttle bus departing from the museum
• Walking Tours: $5 per person; visitors must arrange their own transportation to and from Pipestone Creek

Please Note

• Bonebed tours – both walking and bus tours – include a walk of approximately 2.5km
• Children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by an adult
• Safety waivers must be signed by all participants
• Due to the possible presence of wild animals, food and drink (other than water) are not allowed
• There are no washrooms available once the walk has begun; please plan accordingly
• Tours are limited to a maximum of 20 attendees per bus tour and 25 attendees per walking tour
• Registration and fees must be paid prior to the tour starting
• Registration and payment may be made in person at the front desk, or (for walking tours only) at Pipestone Creek
• Fees paid at Pipestone Creek must be paid in cash; cards, cheques, etc. will not be accepted
• Tours are weather-dependent, and may be cancelled in the event of adverse conditions

What to Bring

• Hiking shoes
• Water
• Sunscreen
• Bug spray
• Hat

Schedule

Walking bonebed tours can be booked at $5 per person for groups of up to 25 participants Wednesday through Friday by contacting visitorservices@dinomuseum.ca or by calling 587-771-0662.

*NOTE: Weekday walking tours are not available the weeks of July 3 – 6 and July 30 – August 3, 2018.

Drop-in guided tours of the bonebed (no booking required) are available most weekends throughout the summer beginning June 23, 2018 based on the timetable below.

*NOTE: Bus tours are not available the weekends of July 21 – 22 and August 18 – 19, 2018, though walking tours are still available.

DayStarting TimeTour TypeCost Per Person
Saturday10:30amBus Tour$10
Saturday2:00pmWalking Tour$5
Sunday10:30amBus Tour$10
Sunday2:00pmBus Tour$10
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