Tagged: Other States

Rucks Pit – Florida 1-2015

Rucks Pit – Florida 1-2015

Day 3 found the 5 of us at the Fort Drum Crystal Mine (aka – Rucks Pit), a farm field turned into a large collecting are where spoil piles of material are dumped from...

Peace River – Florida 1-2015

Peace River – Florida 1-2015

Day 2 of the trip found us in Arcadia, FL, teaming up with Mark Renz to do some screening in the Peace River. Andy and Yvonne had only come along for the Quarry –...

SMR Quarry – Florida 1-2015

SMR Quarry – Florida 1-2015

It’s cold, it’s snowing and I’m cooped up inside and want to go fossil hunting. The solution? Go to Florida, of course! And that is how a plan was hatched to go do some...

Oklahoma 10-2014

Oklahoma 10-2014

Just a few hardy souls made the trek from North Carolina to Oklahoma in October for the 4 day hunt (Linda McCall, Lynn Moore, Diane Willis, Carl Willis and Earl Guertin making up the...

Utah Trip 5-2014

Utah Trip 5-2014

Paleozoic invertebrates of Millard County Utah, May 28th-31st, 2014.  NCFC Vice President, “JB” Bain, led a trip that included Brian and Brigid Kram and three of their young children (Kolbe, Aidan, and Agnes); Pam...

Smithsonian Trip 4-2014

Smithsonian Trip 4-2014

The cherry blossoms were done blooming, but even so – eleven members of the North Carolina Fossil Club journeyed to Washington DC on Good Friday to visit the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History...

Texas Trip 10-28-2012

Texas Trip 10-28-2012

Day 4 consisted of several Cretaceous Duck Creek Formation sites around Ft Worth where we searched for (and found) large Macraster echinoids, and a few ammonites, then on to a couple more Cretaceous Goodland...

Texas Trip 10-25-2012

Texas Trip 10-25-2012

Eleven hardy North Carolinians headed to Texas for 6 days of non-stop collecting. The group consisted of: James Bain, Earl Guertin, Joy Herrington, Rufus Johnson, Ramona Krailler, Linda McCall, George Oliver and Diane and...