Paleontology Research Team

Price Range
Grade Level(s)
9th — 12th
Level of Physical Activity
Moderate activity
10-Day Program!

Find out if you have what it takes to be a paleontologist by exploring the fossil beds of eastern Oregon. We’ll search for undiscovered plant and animal specimens of the early- to mid-Cenozoic era, learn techniques of how to unearth and prepare fossil samples, and work in the field to unlock the secrets of Oregon’s incredible past.

Available Sessions

Dates Location Member/Non-member

Paleontology Research Team

Start Date Jun 23, 2014
End Date Jul 2, 2014
Start and End Times 7am Mon - 5pm Wed
Duration 10 days
Location Camp Hancock, Fossil, OR
Member/Non-Member $725/$775
Check In Check-in on the first day of camp is at 7am in the south parking lot at OMSI.
Check Out Check-out on the final day of camp is at 5pm in the auxiliary parking lot near OMSI (Water Ave and SE Main St). Photo ID is required.

Transportation is provided to and from OMSI in Portland and is an important part of the getting-acquainted process.

Catalog Number 969PR623