Are you enchanted with the Mesozoic Era? Is your favorite movie Jurassic Park? If this describes you, it’s time to visit Vernal, Utah. Known for dinosaurs, Vernal is your gateway to some of our nation’s best dinosaur attractions. With fun for all ages, it’s time to start planning your dyno-mite trip by renting a car from Allsave Car Rental Utah. We’ll get you started on a paleontology adventure for the whole family!
Check out the exciting attractions at our 3 main dinosaur destinations!
Dinosaur National Monument
A treasure trove of fossils, Dinosaur National Monument is a prehistoric adventure of epic proportions!
- Dinosaur bones and fossils at the Quarry Exhibit Hall
- Dinosaur hiking trails
- Dinosaur storytelling in petroglyphs dating back 12,000 years
- Scenic driving tours
- White-water river running
Utah Field House of Natural History Park Museum
Open since 1948, the Natural History Park Museum houses decades of artifacts in its 22,000-square-foot facility. With artifacts from nearby dinosaur dig sites, check out local findings, and dig into this dinosaur lover’s dream!
- Virtual tour of Earth’s ancient history
- Full-size dinosaur replicas
- Dinosaur bone displays in the Fossil Lab dating back 150 million years
- Interactive exhibits
- Garden featuring local desert plants
- Local Utah culture with traditional handicrafts of this region
Red Fleet State Park
Amongst the incredible ancient artifacts are the incredible views and terrain of Red Fleet State Park. Hiking the Red Fleet Dinosaur Trackway Trail is a must to experience tridactyl footprint fossils embedded within the trail.
- Camping with RVs, tents, and teepees
- Mountain biking
- Rock climbing
Utah’s Dinosaurland is an incredible archive of historical artifacts of prehistoric times. Visitors are in awe of the history and artifacts dating back millions of years. This once-in-a-lifetime trip is every dinosaur lover’s dream! Vernal is the starting point for access to your next adventure. With the keys to a rental car, your roaring adventure is closer than ever! Call Allsave at (435) 990-5577 to reserve your rental car today.
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Photo credit (2): public domain via en.wikipedia.org