Dinosaur Tracks - Black Mesa, OK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The Snowdog
N 36° 57.720 W 102° 57.210
13S E 682190 N 4092613
Quick Description: These dinosaur tracks have been preserved in a sandstone strata next to Carrizo Creek - near Black Mesa, Oklahoma.
Location: Oklahoma, United States
Date Posted: 6/25/2021 1:04:51 PM
Waymark Code: WM14EZ0
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine
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Long Description:
Located near Black Mesa, these famous dinosaur tracks have been preserved in a sandstone strata next to Carrizo Creek. This dinosaur trackway was originally discovered in the 1980s and contained 47 footprints. Due to erosion, only a third of those tracks are visible today. Two of the tracks in particular are much deeper than the others and have a ridge. It may be that the dinosaur was walking on a mudflat area and slipped, leaving a telltale sign that has lasted for millions of years.

The dinosaur tracks are located on private property, but viewing is allowed during daylight hours. A high clearance vehicle or 4x4 is recommended.
The "Official Tourism" URL link to the attraction: [Web Link]

Approximate amount of time needed to fully experience the attraction: Up to 1 hour

Transportation options to the attraction: Personal Vehicle Only

The attraction’s own URL: Not listed

Hours of Operation: Not listed

Admission Prices: Not listed

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