Schedule

 

As of June 2013

(Jurassic-Only Meeting in Red; Cretaceous-Only Meeting in Blue)

Tuesday, April 29, 2014*
Depart from Dinosaur Journey Museum

7:30 am – 4:30 pm

 

 

 

5:00 pm

7:30 am – 4:30 pm Dinosaur National Monument Field Trip
*optional additional cost - $50

Return to Fruita, Colorado

Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Depart from Dinosaur Journey Museum

7:30 am – 4:30 pm

 

5:00 pm

 

7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Morrison Field Trip to Grand Valley Area

Return to Fruita, Colorado

Welcome Reception at Dinosaur Journey Museum

Sunday, May 4, 2014
John Wesley Powell River History Museum

7:30 am – 9:30 am

9:30 am – 6:00 pm

8:30 am – 12:00 pm

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

1:45 pm – 4:30 pm

7:00 pm

Poster Setup

Posters Open

Cretaceous Sessions

Lunch on own

Cretaceous Sessions

Burgers and Beer Banquet at Ray’s Tavern

Monday, May 5, 2014
Depart from John Wesley Powell River
History Museum

7:30 am – 4:30 pm

7:30 pm

San Rafael Swell Area
Field Trip

Return to Fruita, Colorado

Thursday, May 1, 2014
Dinosaur Journey Museum

7:30 am – 9:30 am

9:30 am – 6:00 pm

8:30 am – 12:00 pm

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

1:45 pm – 4:30 pm

Poster Setup

Posters Open

Jurassic Sessions

Lunch on own

Jurassic Sessions

Friday, May 2, 2014
Depart from Dinosaur Journey Museum

7:30 am – 4:30 pm

5:00 pm

Moab Area Field Trip

Stay in Green River, Utah overnight

Saturday, May 3, 2014
Depart from John Wesley Powell River
History Museum

7:30 am – 4:30 pm

 

6:00 pm

Green River-Hanksville Area Field Trip

Stay in Green River, Utah overnight

Schedule subject to change. Please continue to check this page for updates.

 

Special Events

A Welcome Reception will be held at the Museum of Western Colorado’s Dinosaur Journey Museum from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm on Wednesday, April 30, 2014. This museum displays a wide variety of western Colorado

fossil material, from dinosaur tracks from the Late Cretaceous coal mines of the area and from the Late Triassic Chinle Formation of the region, to fish, plants, and insects from the Eocene Green River Formation. Also featured are Late Jurassic dinosaurs from the Mygatt-Moore Quarry and other local sites in the Morrison Formation, as well as Late Cretaceous dinosaurs and a robotic Utahraptor ripping the head off a sauropod.

 

A ‘burgers and beer’ banquet will be held at Ray’s Tavern in Green River at 7:00 pm on Saturday, May 3, 2014.