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Only footprints have been authenticated

This stop is a few miles west of Tuba City. It is a quick stop and for most people, you do not have... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
maxona
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Fort Walton Beach, Florida
Dino poop!

This attraction is free. If you choose to have a native walk you around (which I recommend, as you... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
224jaclyns
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Santa Clara, California
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These are dinosaur tracks on the side of the highway on the Navajo Nation.
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Highway 160, Tuba City, AZ
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This stop is a few miles west of Tuba City. It is a quick stop and for most people, you do not have to plan for but 30 minutes. The story was, years ago while building a road, the foot prints were discovered. Probably a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This attraction is free. If you choose to have a native walk you around (which I recommend, as you might miss things), then they accept donations but do not require you compensate them. This was fun to hear about the various theories and see the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank 224jaclyns
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome dinosaur tracks. Guides, if you wish to have one are great and very knowledgeable. You don’t need to have one as there are plenty of tracks but we found it worth while. A simple small tip or donation for their time is worth it....More

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank ashleys61
Reviewed 14 February 2019 via mobile

We had done our research ahead of time and knew what to expect. Upon exiting the car we were met by a local guide, Joey, who walked us around the land. We saw tons of dinosaur footprints, bones and other artifacts. It is definitely worth...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Jess_the_TravelBug
Reviewed 25 January 2019 via mobile

We read about this as a side trip between Monument Valley and Flagstaff. There is no sign because the guides told us that people keep stealing them so just put it in your Google maps as "dinosuar bones outside Tuba City" and it will alert...More

Date of experience: January 2019
3  Thank czechpr
Reviewed 16 January 2019

Four of us including an artist who paints dinosaurs pulled in to park and we were immediately approached by a weathered native woman who introduced herself as Marie. We agreed to follow her — after all, it was just a plain of bare rock how...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank BigOsan
Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

On the Navajo Reservation these Paleolithic fossils have evidently been authenticated. Regardless, it’s beautiful desert environs when not too hot or cold. No entrance fee, tip your guide as if there was. The tracks are very amazing & our Navajo guide was knowledgeable & made...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank CHope8
Reviewed 7 January 2019

Absolutely a great stop o the way over to the Grand Canyon.....Tuba City and the Navajo nation / native American Indians are some of our favorite people in the world....thank you for highlighting this natural wonder!!!!

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank BPennett
Reviewed 29 December 2018 via mobile

Dale was a cool tour guide. He greeted us immediately and explained everything we were seeing as we were walking through it. He was very welcoming. The tour does end with a gift shop but they didn't pressure us to tip them or buy anything,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank Andrew T
Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

This is a scam. We visited and the so-called “dinosaur tracks” are traced in the ground by the same people that guide naive tourists around. In a 5 minute walk an 11 year old Native American girl will show you “tracks” of about 15 different...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Laure G
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rodneyandrobinp
1 June 2018|
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Response from MomfromAZ | Reviewed this property |
Yes, absolutely. It's a huge parking lot.
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Jacob M
25 March 2018|
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Response from LAR60 | Reviewed this property |
Beth W answered your question very well. Not so sure that we could see tracks without a guide - Navajo were insistant they had to guide us. Although the tracks are impressive the "guides" take the edge off the experience... More
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Becky S
31 October 2017|
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Response from Sammy K | Reviewed this property |
No hiking at all, some uneven ground and tiny mounds but very easy walk. Just don't forget your bottle of water. It helps bring out the tracks.
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