Southeast Utah

Southeast Utah has seen some of the world’s great fossil finds. The geology of the area includes Carboniferous, Permian, Triassic, Jurassic, and Cretaceous rocks — and even some rocks from the more recent Cenozoic. Click a Trek for details.

Check out Moab's Gastonia Chapter

If you live in the Moab area, check out the monthly paleontology talks at meetings of UFOP’s Gastonia Chapter. Meetings are held at Moab Zions Bank, (330 South Main, Moab) 6:00 PM, downstairs conference room, on the last Wednesday of each month (please check the UFOP Events page for schedule details). All talks are free and open to non-members. We encourage the public to come.

Note that meetings and events are modified or suspended during the pandemic