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A unique experience looking for trilobites.

If you're willing to endure heat and a lengthy drive over gravel roads this is an interesting place... read more

Reviewed July 1, 2015
Allen B
An enjoyable time collecting fossil trilobites

New Dig trilobite quarry is about 50km from Delta, Utah. Go west along 6/50 between the 56 mile and... read more

Reviewed July 29, 2014
peter j
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Perth , Australia
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1 Jul 2015
“A unique experience looking for trilobites.”
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Reviewed October 20, 2015

Was out this past spring a new dig is now closed due to unforeseeable events. I would suggest any of the other pay to dig sites or explore on your own. Millard county is very fossil rich.

Date of experience: April 2015
3  Thank jgcox
Reviewed July 1, 2015

If you're willing to endure heat and a lengthy drive over gravel roads this is an interesting place to visit. It can get really hot so take hats, sunscreen and lots of water. None of those things are available on site. Within a couple of...More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank Allen B
Reviewed July 29, 2014

New Dig trilobite quarry is about 50km from Delta, Utah. Go west along 6/50 between the 56 mile and 57 mile sign is a turn off to the right. It is signposted to another fossil dig. Follow the same road. They are next to each...More

Date of experience: July 2014
2  Thank peter j
Reviewed July 21, 2014

New Dig is near Antelope Springs 50 miles out of Delta/Hinkley in Utah. It is right next to a more commercialized trilobite quarry. My family ( grandparents, mum, dad and two children aged 5 and 7 ) went on a Sunday. We originally planned to...More

Date of experience: July 2014
2  Thank peter j
Reviewed July 7, 2014

Since fossil digging is probably something everybody dreams about from a childhood this was on out ToDo list when visiting Utah. A New Dig site is one of two commercial operators in almost the same location, but was our choice because they are open on...More

Date of experience: July 2014
2  Thank ALiEN2108
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