Experience the thrill of finding your own fossil Trilobites. At U-DIG we want you to have a unique and rewarding experience in our quarry. We operate a private quarry located 1 hour west of Delta, Utah, that contains one of the world's richest deposits of trilobites. Come experience the thrill of finding your own fossil trilobites! No trilobite quarry can match the quality of U-DIG Fossils' trilobite layers! The best part is that you get to keep what you find! If you want to buy some fossils or geodes online check out the The Bug House.
See our calendar above to see our schedule for the rest of the years.
U-dig will be open March 20-21 and 27-28. Starting in April we will be open 5 days a week-closed on Thursday and Sunday, hours of operation 9 AM - 6 PM. "Closed on Thursdays and Sundays, we are open on all holidays except for Sundays". Starting May - Sep we are open 6 days a week and closed on Sunday. Please feel free to call to make sure what days we are open, and check the calendar just in case. If you get there early just wait for us at the gate and we will be there promptly.
"If you cannot make it to the U-dig quarry soon and would like the experience of collecting your own Trilobite fossils we can help!
We can ship high quality trilobite shale directly to you. Special!!!! You can purchase 40lb of Trilobite Shale for $69.99 plus $20.00 shipping and handling that you can break open yourself at home. To make orders click on the Pay Pay link below or you can email Shayne with your shipping address, your contact phone number, and the best time to call. We can then contact you to get your credit card information for payment when we are ready to ship your order. You can call Shayne at 435-864-7218 for information, to make orders, or for bulk shipment info. Orders and Payments can also be sent to U-Dig Fossils 665 E. Bristlecone ln Delta, UT 84624.
Included with the shale are instructions for splitting the shale and for cleaning the Trilobites. We will also send you a fossil identification key. Every shipment has at least one visible trilobite on the rock and we do our best to provide you with good quality shale so you have the best chance possible to find a prehistoric treasure."