Outdoor Programs > Stony Fossils
Outdoor Classroom programs at Stony Fossils are held within Mariash Quarry in Stony Mountain, MB, approximately 15 miles north of Winnipeg.
The Stony Fossils site includes an outdoor fossil dig area, work stations, a tent shelter, picnic tables and a school bus that has been converted to display fossils and rocks. While the area is backed by rock walls, the picnic area features grass, trees and portable toilets.
Half Day Program
Fossil Hunt - 1.5 Hours
Hunt for 440 million year old fossils
Hear what Manitoba was like at the time, what organisms
prowled the Ordovician Sea and how they lived
Sort, clean and identify specimens using provided
identification charts and tools
Choose your favourite fossil to take home!
Students = $5.25 each; Minimum Charge = $105 (GST included)
Full Day Program
Fossil Hunt Plus one Additional Study - 3.5 Hrs
Invertebrate Study, or
Rock & Mineral Study
Students = $9.45 each; Minimum Charge = $283.50 (GST included)