About Centrosaurus Quarry Hike

Interpretive programs begin on the May long weekend and run until mid-October.  Specific dates/times for 2015 guided hikes, tours and other public programs will be available in February.  Please check back for details then. 


This hike is your best opportunity to see the unequalled concentration of dinosaur fossils that makes Dinosaur Provincial Park world famous. You will journey through rugged streambeds and over sandstone ridges to reach a former dig site.  As you investigate the clues these fossils provide, you will be challenged to come up with your own theory to explain their mass death.



  • This program last 2.75 hours and is rated as "difficult."
  • Participants must be at least 7 years old for this hike. 
  • The capacity for this hike is 36 or 24 people. 
  • This program is not wheelchair accessible.
  • For your safety and comfort, please bring water, a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent. Participants must wear sturdy closed toe and heel footwear. 

Centrosaurus Quarry Hike