|My vintage Estwing rock pick. Yeah, we brought our own tools.|
|Mom scaled that shit. And believe me, shale is one slick (and sharp) rock.|
|Shale comes apart in flakes.|
|I perused our finds. It was evident that many intrepid fossil hunters had spent some time cracking rocks on this picnic table.|
|This caught my attention in the interpretive center's bathroom. Fossil hunting is a dusty business.|
Our hands required several washings.
Next up: Fossil pics!