The rock layers tell the story of what this area looked like 75 million years ago: a wide coastal plain with a moist climate influenced by the nearby Bearpaw sea. The wetlands, meadows, and forests offered an environment suitable for an amazing diversity of life.
The Badlands have attracted dinosaur hunters since the 1890’s and today the excavations continue, to try and better understand the connections between the past and our present
- We get to travel in style today in our Rental RV from Canadream in Calgary, Alberta. Just imagine what it was like for the travels who came this way by foot or horse.
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Don't let that stop you from checking out this great destination it is well worth the trip and also make a stop at The Royal Tyrrell Museum in Drumheller.