Friends of Dinosaur Ridge will present a free Reptile Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 10 at Dinosaur Ridge, 16381 W. Alameda Ave., Morrison.
Special guests include the Denver Zoo, Wild Wings, the Morrison Natural History Museum, Canyon Critters and Mr. Bones. In addition to live reptiles from the Denver Zoo, MNHM, and Canyon Critters, Wild Wings will show live raptors, owls, and hawks, relatives of the meat-eating dinosaurs.
Rockhounding activities such as gold panning, metal detecting, fossil sifting, geode cracking and dinosaur track painting will be at the visitor center. A scavenger hunt and Mr. Bones will be on hand, too.
Guides point out dinosaur evidence at several sites on the trail. Hike the trail free or take an optional shuttle bus for $4 (3 & under ride free).
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