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Kremmling Cretaceous Ammonite Locality
 
Giant ammonite fossilWith fossils of more than 100 invertebrate species, Kremmling Cretaceous Ammonite Locality takes visitors on a fantastic journey 72.5 million years back in time. Featured here are giant ammonite species, such as Placenticeras meeki, and a large variety of other marine invertebrates. In fact, ten species of bivalves, gastropods and mollusks have been newly discovered here.

Field Office:  Kremmling

Total Area:  1,040 acres

Activities:
  • Fossil viewing
  • Hiking
  • Wildlife viewing
Attractions, Facilities, & Services:
  • Limited vehicle access
  • Available in Kremmling: lodging, restaurants and shops

Directions:  Vehicle access to Kremmling Cretaceous Ammonite Locality is limited. For more information, contact the Kremmling Field Office.