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Fossils Rock, Clifty Falls State Park
Start Date: 3/19/2016Start Time: 10:00 AM
End Date: 3/19/2016End Time: 2:30 PM
Entry Description
   Jump back into time and learn about the ancient forces that sculpted Indiana's landscape and see what prehistoric animals called Clifty Falls home before dinosaurs existed.  Discover the unique fossils and geology that Clifty Falls has to offer and take a short trip to a collecting site where you can explore and keep your own 450 million year old fossils!
   This is a FREE program and is a great way for all ages to enjoy their Saturday!  Meet at Clifty Inn (in the Hoffman room) for a short, educational presentation on local geology and fossils.  At noon, enjoy an hour of free time in the park by eating a lunch at Clifty Inn or bring a sack lunch to one of our numerous picnicing spots.  After lunch, meet at the Clifty Inn parking lot to caravan to an awesome collecting site!  You are welcome to bring tools that will help you sift and dig for fossils.  We will dismiss at the collecting site.   
Location Information:
Clifty Falls State Park  (View Map)
2221 Clifty Drive
Madison, IN 47520
United States
Phone: (812) 273-8885
Contact Information:
Name: Brad Kessans
Email: bkessans@dnr.in.gov
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