Trip Planner:   USA  /  Wyoming  /  Kemmerer  /  American Fossil

American Fossil, Kemmerer

5.0
#3 of 7 in Things to do in Kemmerer
Located in Kemmerer Wyoming, American Fossil (FishDig.com) is an affiliate of Fossil Shack (FossilShack.com), Paleoland Holdings, and Lakefossils.com. Only with us can you dig and keep real fossils. We have been operating for several decades as fossil preparators and fossil retailers. We have recently acquired the South Dempsey Quarry, in the Green river formation and want to make it the most exciting destination in the world for families and everyone who loves fossils. We are onlu 45 minutes from Bear Lake, 45 minutes from Evanston, and 2 hours from both Salt Lake City and Park City.

We will be opening the quarry for digging on May 26th of 2017. This is a world famous quarry, and one of only two locations in the world where a complete 3-Toed horse has been found. You can also find stingrays, shrimp, gar, paddlefish, amia, pike, dioplomystus, knightia, and even turtles, crocodiles, bats, birds, ancient rhinos and camels, primates, and much more.

Unlike most fossil dig locations, here at our quarry you will have the opportunity to keep every fossil you find. We have a variety of packages available to meet any budget and love to help accommodate large groups.

Contact us Today!
Plan to visit American Fossil during your Kemmerer vacation using our convenient Kemmerer trip itinerary builder website .
Source
Create an itinerary including American Fossil
Save Saved
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
American Fossil Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5.0
62 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Exchanged a couple emails prior to arriving and they were answered within the day. Take heed of the warnings about using the websites directions to get to the site vs gps navigation suggestions. Staff...  more »
  • Loved it. Four hours later I had some really nice tiny fish fossils. But this was part of my experience...no fault of the quarry....but there was another client there who was on a mission for somethin...  more »

Plan your trip to Kemmerer

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Kemmerer

4.7
Duration: 8​h
4.8
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.7
Duration: 1​h 30​min
5.0
Duration: 3​h

Side trips from Kemmerer

4.6
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.4
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.5
Duration: 2​h 30​min