Trip Reports

Trip Reports include information and pictures from the NCFC trips. Scroll down for reports on Club Meetings, Collecting Trips, Fossil Fairs and Outreach.

Club Meeting
Trip Date Location
Wed, 02/15/2017 NC Fossil Club Meeting January 2017 NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Sun, 09/18/2016 NCFC Meeting September 2016 NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Sun, 07/17/2016 NCFC Meeting July 2016 NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Sun, 05/15/2016 NCFC Meeting May 2016 NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Sun, 03/20/2016 NCFC Meeting March2016 NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Sun, 01/17/2016 NCFC Meeting January 2016 NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Sun, 09/20/2015 NCFC Meeting September 2015 NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Sun, 07/19/2015 NCFC Meeting July 2015 NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Sun, 05/17/2015 NCFC Meeting May 2015 NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Sun, 03/15/2015 NCFC Meeting - March 2015 NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Mon, 01/19/2015 NCFC Meeting - January 2015 NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Sat, 11/15/2014 NCFC Meeting - November 2014 NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Sun, 09/21/2014 NCFC Meeting - September 2014 NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Sun, 07/20/2014 NCFC Meeting - July 2014 NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Sun, 05/18/2014 NCFC Meeting - May 2014 NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Sun, 03/16/2014 NCFC Meeting - March 2014 NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Sun, 01/19/2014 NCFC Meeting - January 2014 NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Sun, 09/15/2013 NCFC Meeting Sept 2013 NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Sun, 07/21/2013 NCFC Meeting - July 2013 NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Sun, 05/19/2013 NCFC Meeting May 2013 NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Sun, 03/17/2013 NCFC Meeting - March 2013 NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Sun, 01/20/2013 NC Fossil Club Meeting January 2013 NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Sat, 11/03/2012 NCFC Meeting - November 2012 NC Museum of Forestry
Sun, 09/16/2012 NCFC Meeting - September 2012 NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Sun, 07/15/2012 NCFC Meeting - July 2012 Museum of Life and Science - Durham, NC
Sun, 05/20/2012 NCFC Meeting - May 2012 NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Sun, 03/18/2012 NCFC Meeting - March 2012 NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Sun, 01/15/2012 NCFC Meeting - January 2012 NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Collecting Trips
Trip Date Location
Fri, 03/03/2017 Onslow Quarry - March 2017 Martin Marietta - Onslow Quarry
Tue, 10/25/2016 Castle Hayne October 2016 Martin Marietta Quarry, Castle Hayne, NC
Fri, 04/29/2016 Onslow Quarry - April 2016 Martin Marietta - Onslow Quarry
Wed, 12/16/2015 Castle Hayne - December 2015 Martin Marietta Quarry, Castle Hayne, NC
Fri, 12/04/2015 Belgrade December 2015 Belgrade Martin Marietta Quarry - Maysville, NC
Fri, 11/20/2015 Onslow Nov 2015 Martin Marietta - Onslow Quarry
Sat, 10/17/2015 Greens Mill Run October 2015 Green Mill Run
Fri, 10/09/2015 Belgrade Collecting Trip October 2015 Belgrade Martin Marietta Quarry - Maysville, NC
Fri, 06/12/2015 Onslow Collecting Trip June 2015 Martin Marietta - Onslow Quarry
Fri, 06/12/2015 Topsail Island June 2015 Topsail Beach
Tue, 05/26/2015 Citizen Science Symposium at the Calvert Marine Museum Calvert Marine Museum
Fri, 05/15/2015 Onslow Collecting Trip - May 2015 Martin Marietta - Onslow Quarry
Fri, 04/10/2015 Castle Hayne April 2015 Martin Marietta Quarry, Castle Hayne, NC
Sun, 03/29/2015 Begrade - March 2015 Belgrade Martin Marietta Quarry - Maysville, NC
Sat, 02/21/2015 Onslow Collecting Trip - February 2015 Martin Marietta - Onslow Quarry
Sat, 02/14/2015 Jacob's Creek Jacobs Creek Quarry
Sun, 02/01/2015 Belgrade Collecting Trip - Feb 2015 Belgrade Martin Marietta Quarry - Maysville, NC
Mon, 01/12/2015 Florida Winter Trip - Ruck's Pit Florida
Sun, 01/11/2015 Florida Winter Trip - Peace River Florida
Sat, 01/10/2015 Florida Winter Trip - SMR Quarry Florida
Sat, 11/08/2014 Onslow Collecting Trip - Fall 2014 Martin Marietta - Onslow Quarry
Fri, 11/07/2014 Castle Hayne Collecting Trip - Nov 2014 Martin Marietta Quarry, Castle Hayne, NC
Sat, 11/01/2014 Aurora Fall 2014 Picnic/Cookout Aurora Fossil Museum
Wed, 10/29/2014 Hanson Quarry Collecting Trip - Oct 2014 Hanson Quarry
Fri, 10/17/2014 Belgrade Collecting Trip - October 2014 Belgrade Martin Marietta Quarry - Maysville, NC
Mon, 10/13/2014 Oklahoma Fall Trip Oklahoma
Fri, 10/03/2014 Castle Hayne Collecting Trip - Oct 2014 Martin Marietta Quarry, Castle Hayne, NC
Thu, 09/25/2014 Hanson Quarry September 2014 Hanson Quarry
Fri, 06/27/2014 Belgrade Collecting Trip - June 2014 Belgrade Martin Marietta Quarry - Maysville, NC
Sun, 06/15/2014 Summer Aurora Cook-Out and Auction Aurora Fossil Museum
Fri, 05/30/2014 Rocky Mount Field Trip Rocky Mount
Wed, 05/28/2014 Utah Trip Utah
Fri, 05/23/2014 Rocky Mount Field Trip Rocky Mount
Fri, 05/02/2014 Castle Hayne - May 2014 Martin Marietta Quarry, Castle Hayne, NC
Sun, 04/27/2014 GMR - Spring 2014 Green Mill Run
Fri, 04/18/2014 Smithsonian Trip Washington, DC
Thu, 04/17/2014 Rocky Mount Field Trip Rocky Mount
Fri, 03/28/2014 Castle Hayne - March 2014 Martin Marietta Quarry, Castle Hayne, NC
Sun, 03/09/2014 Jacobs Creek - March 2014 Jacobs Creek Quarry
Sun, 02/09/2014 Jacobs Creek - February 2014 Jacobs Creek Quarry
Sat, 11/02/2013 Fall Aurora Cook-Out Aurora Fossil Museum
Fri, 10/25/2013 Castle Hayne - Fall 2013 Martin Marietta Quarry, Castle Hayne, NC
Sat, 09/21/2013 Green’s Mill Run - Sept 2013 Green Mill Run
Sat, 06/29/2013 Aurora Cook-Out Aurora Fossil Museum
Fri, 06/14/2013 Onslow Quarry - Spring 2013 Martin Marietta - Onslow Quarry
Sat, 04/13/2013 Green's Mill Run - Spring 2013 Green Mill Run
Thu, 04/11/2013 Castle Hayne - Spring 2013 Martin Marietta Quarry, Castle Hayne, NC
Fri, 11/30/2012 Onslow Quarry - Fall 2012 Martin Marietta - Onslow Quarry
Sat, 11/10/2012 Belgrade - Fall 2012 Belgrade Martin Marietta Quarry - Maysville, NC
Sun, 10/28/2012 October 2012 Texas Trip, Days 4 - 6 North Central Texas
Thu, 10/25/2012 October 2012 Texas Trip Days 1 - 3 North Central Texas
Fri, 10/12/2012 Rocky Point - Fall 2012 Martin Marietta Quarry, Rocky Point, NC
Fri, 09/28/2012 Castle Hayne - Fall 2012 Martin Marietta Quarry, Castle Hayne, NC
Sat, 09/22/2012 Green's Mill Run - 2012 Green Mill Run
Fri, 04/27/2012 Rocky Point - April 2012 Martin Marietta Quarry, Rocky Point, NC
Fri, 03/30/2012 Castle Hayne - March 2012 Martin Marietta Quarry, Castle Hayne, NC
Fri, 10/21/2011 Castle Hayne - October 2011 Martin Marietta Quarry, Castle Hayne, NC
Sat, 10/08/2011 Tar River Trip - October 2011 Tar River - Rocky Mount
Fri, 09/23/2011 Rocky Point - September 2011 Martin Marietta Quarry, Rocky Point, NC
Fri, 05/20/2011 Belgrade - May 2011 Belgrade Martin Marietta Quarry - Maysville, NC
Fri, 04/29/2011 Rocky Point - April 2011 Martin Marietta Quarry, Rocky Point, NC
Fri, 04/08/2011 Castle Hayne - April 2011 Martin Marietta Quarry, Castle Hayne, NC
Sun, 10/24/2010 Castle Hayne - October 2010 Martin Marietta Quarry, Castle Hayne, NC
Fri, 09/24/2010 Rocky Point - September 2010 Martin Marietta Quarry, Rocky Point, NC
Fossil Fairs
Trip Date Location
Sat, 11/19/2016 Fossil Fair 2016 Greensboro Science Center
Sat, 11/12/2016 Discovery Place Fossil Day Discovery Place (Charlotte)
Sat, 09/24/2016 Rankin Fossil Fair 2016 Rankin Museum
Sat, 11/14/2015 PaleoPalooza 2015 NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Sat, 05/23/2015 Aurora Fossil Festival 2015 Aurora Fossil Museum
Sat, 11/15/2014 NC Fossil Fair 2014 NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Sat, 05/24/2014 Aurora Fossil Festival - 2014 Aurora Fossil Museum
Sat, 04/26/2014 Norwood Arbor Day and Fossil Fair Norwood, NC
Sat, 11/16/2013 NC Fossil Fair - 2013 NC Museum of Natural Sciences
Sat, 09/21/2013 Rankin Fossil Fair - 2013 Rankin Museum
Sat, 05/25/2013 Aurora Fossil Festival - 2013 Aurora, NC Community Center
Sat, 11/03/2012 NC Fossil Fair - 2012 North Carolina Museum of Forestry
Sat, 07/14/2012 Dinosaurs Rock - NC Museum of Life and Science Museum of Life and Science - Durham, NC
Sat, 05/26/2012 Aurora Fossil Festival - 2012 Aurora, NC Community Center
Sat, 03/10/2012 Marine Mammal Day - 2012 Museum of Life and Science - Durham, NC
Sat, 11/05/2011 NC Fossil Fair - 2011 North Carolina Museum of Forestry
Sat, 07/16/2011 Dino Days - 2011 Museum of Life and Science - Durham, NC
Sat, 05/28/2011 Aurora Fossil Festival - 2011 Aurora, NC Community Center
Outreach
Trip Date Location
Sat, 01/28/2017 VMNH Ice Age Festival Virginia Museum of Natural History
Sun, 04/10/2016 AFM Spring 2016 Picnic Aurora, NC Community Center
Fri, 03/25/2016 Dino Egg Hunt 2016 Museum of Life and Science - Durham, NC
Sat, 10/10/2015 Aurora Fossil Museum Picnic - Oct 2015 Aurora Fossil Museum
Sat, 06/06/2015 Discovery Place - World Oceans Day 2015 Discovery Place (Charlotte)
Thu, 04/23/2015 Norwood Arbor Day and Fossil Fair 2015 Norwood, NC
Sat, 03/28/2015 Dino Egg Hunt 2015 Museum of Life and Science - Durham, NC
Sat, 01/24/2015 Virginia Museum of Natural History Virginia Museum of Natural History
Fri, 10/24/2014 Fossil Day 2014 at Discovery Place Discovery Place (Charlotte)
Sat, 09/27/2014 Rankin Museum 2014 Mini-Fossil Fair Rankin Museum
Sat, 06/28/2014 Duke Lemur Center Durham, NC
Fri, 06/20/2014 Sikh Temple Summer Camp - 2014 Durham, NC
Sat, 06/07/2014 World Ocean Day - Discovery Place 2014 Discovery Place (Charlotte)
Fri, 04/11/2014 Dino Egg Hunt - 2014 Museum of Life and Science - Durham, NC
Tue, 03/18/2014 Science Olympiad Apex
Wed, 06/12/2013 Archdale Public Library "Dig into Reading"! Randolph County Library
Sat, 05/04/2013 Shark Tooth Hunt Museum of Life and Science - Durham, NC
Sun, 04/28/2013 Norwood Arbor Day Festival - 2013 Norwood, NC
Fri, 04/05/2013 Creekside Elementary School - 2013 Durham, NC
Sat, 03/30/2013 Dinosaur Egg Hunt - 2013 Museum of Life and Science - Durham, NC
Fri, 03/15/2013 Montessori School - 2013 Durham, NC
Sat, 09/22/2012 Rankin Fossil Fair 2012 Rankin Museum
Sat, 08/18/2012 Catawba Science Center - Dinosaur Days Catawba Science Center
Mon, 06/04/2012 Olds Elementary School Olds Elementary School
Thu, 02/23/2012 Montessori Community School - Spring 2012 Durham, NC
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