Elasmosaur Named B.C.’s Official Fossil

Eighty million thanks from the Courtenay and District Museum to the Heritage Branch and the British Columbia Palaeontological Alliance for this public voting process and to all those who voted for the Puntledge River elasmosaur discovered by Mike Trask in 1988 to become a provincial symbol.

2023-10-27T11:47:53-07:00October 27th, 2023|Categories: Museum News, Paleontology, The Comox Valley|Comments Off on Elasmosaur Named B.C.’s Official Fossil

Fall 2023 Fossil Tours

Make the most of the fall season and book your spot on a world famous fossil tour guided by our Natural History Curator, Pat Trask. Our tours will continue throughout the fall, with school programming available for classes and youth groups. These tour options are the perfect outing for all ages of newcomers and returning enthusiasts. Click here for details.

2023-09-24T15:57:04-07:00September 24th, 2023|Categories: Museum News, Museum Programs, Paleontology|Comments Off on Fall 2023 Fossil Tours
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