Summer 2020 Public Dig Dates Available
All dig Charters are on sale until December 25, 2019. Digs fill up fast so sign up now.
Sign up is easy. First, choose the week you would like to go on a chartered dig. Then, click "Add To Cart" to pay online or click "Pay By Check". Upon selecting a payment option you will be directed to the sign-up form. Once completed you will receive a confirmation email. The recommended supplies list and safety agreement form, which is due upon arrival at camp, can be found below. In the event a cancellation is required before June 1st you will be refunded the amount paid less 15%. Anyone under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Meals, lodging, and transportation to field sites is included with each dig charter. Charter openings are limited, so sign up now!
*Student / Returning Participant Discount! : $1000/student or returning participant for full Charter. Proof of status required upon arrival if College/high school student (schedule /ID/etc). For single participant use Promo Code: DINODIGS Contact us for groups. Cannot be used with the Group Discount.
*Group Discount! Groups of 3 or more: Save $100/person for full Charter. Contact us for promo code and instructions.
We are offering 5 public dinosaur dig charters for this upcoming 2020 dig season.
June 21 - June 28 ( 18 of 20 openings remaining)
July 5 - July 12 ( 20 openings available)
July 12 - July 19 ( 20 openings available)
July 19 -July 26 ( 20 openings available)
July 26 - August 2 ( 20 openings available)
Charters begin at 4:00 p.m. Sunday in Marmarth, ND and end at 9:00 a.m. the following Sunday. By taking part in these charters you will actually be working with us and digging up fossils as part of our team. Unearth the full paleontological dig experience, from discovery to preparation. You will prospect for fossils and learn to use proper scientific field techniques—having the opportunity to be the first to lay eyes and hands on the fossilized remains of an animal that has not walked this earth in over 66 million years. Meals, lodging, and transportation to field sites is included. For more information click "Learn More!" Must be 14 or older to participate. If you prefer to pay by check please click here. Charter openings are limited, so sign up now!
To reserve charter dates with $200 down and pay in full later, click: Reserve Dig Dates.
Short charters are similar to full charters. This short charter begins at 5:00 pm Sunday and ends 9:00 am the following Thursday. It is limited to participants 10 and older. If under 18, participants must be accompanied by a guardian. For more info, click "Learn More!". To reserve charter dates with $200 down and pay in full later, click: Reserve Dig Dates. ( only 12 of 16 openings remaining)
Cost is per person and includes drop-off at the end of your charter. Your plane MUST ARRIVE BEFORE 1:30 pm and DEPART NO EARLIER than 1:30 pm for the return flight. Please contact us if you have questions about this before reserving any flights.
Information on the high school group digs for the 2019 season can be found here: HS Dig Week. All student groups must be approved.