Upcoming Brinkman Family Adventures

Brinkman Family Adventure

Montana Dinosaur Dig – July 6-9, 2020

Glendive Dinosaur and Fossil Museum, Glendive Montana
July 6-9 2020

Cost $300 per person
Due to the strenuous nature, this event is recommended for persons 12 years of age and older.


This is a field-to-finish event in which each person will spend time understanding the general geology of the Hell Creek Formation, digging for bones in the Hell Creek Formation, exploring for bones, and prepping bones. The event will begin Monday afternoon, July 6 at 3:00 PM with an opening lecture at the Glendive Dinosaur and Fossil Museum followed by a private tour of the museum. Two days will be spent searching for fossils at various locations and preparing fossils at the museum under the direction of the knowledgeable staff. A third day will be spent exploring the surrounding area with the Bultman family. Tuesday and Wednesday evenings will include special lectures at the museum geared toward dinosaurs in light of Biblical history.

Participants will be responsible for their own transportation, food & lodging. Participants should bring their own coolers and water to the dig sites for lunch. Glendive has hotels, campgrounds and a nice state park. 


For more specifics, click here to read the museum’s Fossil Dig Checklist.
To register, please email Tommy Lohman, dig site supervisor: