You’ll Love Digging For Fossils At The Unique Fossil and Prairie Park Preserve In Iowa

Have you ever visited the prairie preserve tucked away in Rockford, Iowa? If so, then you might already know what it holds – old ruins from its quarry days, beautiful hiking trails, and perhaps most uniquely of all, millions of ancient fossils, free for the taking!

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To learn more about this fun spot and plan your own treasure hunt here, visit the Fossil and Prairie Park Preserve’s website. You can also find them on Facebook. And these aren’t the only fossils in Iowa – the Hawkeye State is covered in them!

Address: Fossil & Prairie Center, 1227 215th St, Rockford, IA 50468, USA