Date Location Meet Time
January 20 Jacksboro Vicinity Jacksboro courthouse on the square. 8:30 AM
February 25 (SUNDAY) Brownwood, Wilson Clay Pit Heartland Mall in Brownwood/Early 8:30 AM
March 25 (SUNDAY) Near Mother Neff State Park and Stillhouse Hollow Lake    
April 21 Picnic and Auction West Cave Preserve.
Speaker: Dr. Charles Finsley, author of the indespensible "A Field Guide to Fossils of Texas".
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
May 19 East Texas    
June 23-24 Oklahoma Meet in Ada at the callixylon tree (big petrified stump) at the intersection of Main (11th) and Francis Ave on the East Central Campus. 8:00 AM
July 21 Brazos River and Houston Museum or Beach    
August 11-13 Creede, Colorado These dates are the collecting days and do not include travel time. Contact Linda McCall for details.  
August 25 UT Vertebrate Paleontology Lab Meet at the Nonvertebrate Paleontology Lab at the UT Pickle Campus. map. 10:00 AM
September 22 Georgetown area    
October 20-21 Lake Texoma    
December Brazao River Eocene Site 8:30 AM
December Brazao River Eocene Site 8:30 AM
January 14 Brownwood Vicinity Heartland Mall in Early 8:30 AM
February 18 Jacksboro Jacksboro courthouse on the square 8:00 AM
March 18 Ranch at Big Bend Gas station in Study Butte. Cost $25/person. Suggest you reserve a room in Alpine. 8:00 AM
April 22 Picnic and Auction @ West Cave Preserve North on 12 from Dripping Springs. At T intersection with Hamilton Pool Road (3238) go left. West Cave Preserve is about 7 miles, just after the hairpin curve and one lane bridge over the Pedernales. Noon
May 13 Lake Travis Meet at Lakeway Marina, located in Lakeway on Lakeway Drive, near the hotel. The boat ramp is between the hotel and the marina at the farthest end of the drivable road. Drop off coolers, etc. then drive back to the main parking area in front of the marina entrance sign. Do not park on the ramp sides. 9:00 AM
June 17th-18th Ada, Oklahoma Meet at the Callixylon Tree on the campus of East Central University in Ada. Entering town from the west side on Main you just head east until Main ends at Francis. The tree is on the south side.  8:00 AM
July 15 Brazos Canoe Trip ? Bring your canoe or kayak. Subject to river height.  
August 12/19 Non-vertbrate Paleontolgoy Lab, UT Pickle Research Center, 10am  
September 16 Brazos Eocene Caldwell County or Alabama Crossing (TBD)  
October 14-15 Lake Texoma    
November 18 Waco Pit    
December Christmas Party    
January 15 Jacksboro Courthouse in the Jacksboro square. 8:30am
February 12 Brazos River    
March 13 Bandera    
April 16 Picnic and Auction @ West Cave Preserve North on 12 from Dripping Springs. At T intersection with Hamilton Pool Road (3238) go left. West Cave Preserve is about 7 miles, just after the hairpin curve and one lane bridge over the Pedernales. Noon
May 14-15 Kent or East Texas (TBD)    
June 18th-19th Ada, Oklahoma Meet at the Callixylon Tree on the campus of East Central University in Ada. Entering town from the west side on Main you just head east until Main ends at Francis. The tree is on the south side.  8:00 am
July 16 Brazos Canoe Trip Bring your canoe or kayak. Subject to river height.  
August 13 Non-Vertebrate Lab (UT) Pickle Research Center, Burnett Rd.  
September 18 Ash Grove Cement Quarry, Midlothian Prompt arrival is critical. They will escort us in. If you arrive late, you may not get in. Unless they take pity on you. 8:00 am
October 15-16 Sulfur/Red River    
November Kerrville    
January Killeen    
February Brownwood Heartland Mall in Early 8:30 am
March Jasper (wood)    
April 12 Picnic and Auction @ West Cave Preserve North on 12 from Dripping Springs. At T intersection go left. West Cave Preserve is about 7 miles, just after the hairpin curve and one lane bridge over the Pedernales.  
May 24 NTC Quarry, Midlothian, TX Prompt arrival is critical. They will escort us in. If you arrive late, you may not get in. Unless they take pity on you. 7:45 am
June Lake Travis, on the HMS Hopkins  
July Brazos River Bring your canoe or kayak  
August 16 Banderra Meet at the corner in Bandera where Hwy 16 turns, and 173 continues toward Hondo. There is a parking lot across from the OST restaurant. 8:00 am
September Lake Bridgeport    
October 18-19 Lake Texoma Meet at Eisenhower State Park entrance. 8:00 AM.
November UT Vertabrate Paleo Lab    
December Christmas Party    
January Local Austin Sites    
February 23 NTC quarry, Midlothian Quarry entrace 8:30am
March 23 Killeen    
April 13 Picnic and Auction @ West Cave Preserve North on 12 from Dripping Springs. At T intersection go left. West Cave Preserve is about 7 miles, just after the hairpin curve and one lane bridge over the Pedernales.  
May 18 Brownwood  
June 15 Jacksboro / Mineral Wells / Bridgeport  
July 13 Bandera    
August 17 UT Vertebrate Lab    
September 14 Waco Pit or Brazos River or Lambert Ranch    
October 12-13 Lake Texoma    
November 23 Bryan/College Station - Eocene    
December Christmas Party    
1/13 Dean Word Quarry Meet at main entrance just past the McKinney Falls entrance. 8:30 am
2/17 Lake Marble Falls area Eocene mammal teeth, Cambrian trilobite hash. 8:30 am
3/17 Mineral Wells    
4/14 or 15 Picnic and Auction @ West Cave Preserve North on 12 from Dripping Springs. At T intersection go left. West Cave Preserve is about 7 miles, just after the hairpin curve and one lane bridge over the Pedernales. 11:30 am
5/12 Canyon Lake    
5/20 Lake Brownwood Vicinity Wilson Quarry 8:30 am
June Canoe Trip Brazos River
August Texas Memorial Museum Non-Vertebrate Paleo Lab The Pickle Campus 9:00 am
September Possibility of local Austin trip Contact John Hinte  
October 20 Sulpher River   8:30 am (280 miles from Austin)
December Christmas Party Information at the meeting or Fossil Fest.