Calabacillas Arroyo Scavenger Hunt

Start here, by printing the Calabacillas Flyer Brochure (additional brochures are usually available at the site). Visit the site and see how many of the artificial fossils you can find!

Calabacillas Arroyo artworkAfter your hunt, check back here to see where some of the fossils on the north side of the channel are! Scavenger hunt answer key. (South side fossils not pictured; some north side fossils are obscured in the composite photo.)

How to get to the parking area: Northbound on Coors Blvd NW, north of Irving, take a right on Westside Blvd NW. The entrance to the Calabacillas Arroyo access is on the left, where the road intersects with Riverfront Drive. Follow the access road to the right to the parking area, where you will find the informational sign.

Calabacillas Map

Artist’s Statement for arroyo artwork and project sign and poster

The artist, Michael Wallace, provided us with this artist’s statement.