Best Western Plus Fossil Country Inn & Suites

760 Hwy 189/30, Kemmerer, Wyoming, 83101, United States | 4 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Kemmerer

Another sudden plan change

A travel blog entry by dearrajat

While continuing our drive through the country road, didi just casually remarked that she is not feeling good about it, as it was very deserted & creepy. Our car was also running out of fuel. So at next gas station (which were separated at about 50 miles) at Kemmer, Jijaji quickly considered about staying here itself, agreeing with didi's …

Fossil Butte National Monument

A travel blog entry by twogosouth

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Today we are in Fossil Butte National Monument. It was an 65 million old lake that has thousands of fossilised fish. Funnily, all of the fossils are in one 18 inch layer. We weren't allowed to look for fish so we went to the visitor centre. It was absolutely ...

50 Million Years Worth of Fun

A travel blog entry by videoray.ag

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... gas buildup), and then settling to the bottom. Some of these dead fish (along with some plants, insects, turtles, gars, crocodiles!!!, and other flora an fauna) were rapidly buried by sediments. 50 million years pass, those lucky fish have turned into fossils, and a few entrepreneurs seize the opportunity to bilk the rubes (or provide a unique fossil hunting experience depending on your point of view).

We show up ...

Today's experience

A travel blog entry by steve.stever

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... road (probably bored to death) how to get to the fossil place. Then he started giving us confusing directions and looked at our faces and said why don't I show you. And that is how we ended up getting a police escort to the fossil place. Once we got there we met George and I found the first fossil. Then I found three more fossils then my finding of fossils came to a halt while ...

Digging fossils

A travel blog entry by wheresgordon

... layers of rock are productive. Someone showed me where the ash layer is, which is a layer that frequently contains a high density of fish fossils. I spent the first couple hours clearing the nonproductive layers from above the ash layer. Once that was done, I started carefully splitting the rocks around the ash layer.

Unlike last time, I was rewarded with a pair of large ...

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This 4 star hotel, located on 760 Hwy 189/30, Kemmerer, is near Fossil Country Museum and Ham's Fork River.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsBest Western Plus Fossil Country Inn & Suites Kemmerer

    Reviewed by dearrajat

    Unexpectedly pleasant stay given the tiny town

    Reviewed Jul 4, 2013
    by (9 reviews) , United States Flag of United States

    Title says it all

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Best Western Plus Fossil Country Inn & Suites Kemmerer

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding