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Paleo Discoveries

6540 36th Ln, Vero Beach, FL 32966-7811
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Great Trip!

Fred is a great guide, fun, enthusiastic, and very knowledgeable. I had a blast and nobody stopped... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Erik G
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Yakima, Washington
Fun on the Peace River with Fred

My wife and I just spent a Sunday with Fred on the Peace River. This was a trip we've been wanting... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
finscout1
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Satellite Beach, Florida
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6540 36th Ln, Vero Beach, FL 32966-7811
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fred is a great guide, fun, enthusiastic, and very knowledgeable. I had a blast and nobody stopped digging for lunch or water until it was time to go!! All were hooked and had fun. Found a ton of beautiful shark teeth and other mammal parts!...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I just spent a Sunday with Fred on the Peace River. This was a trip we've been wanting to do for a long time . Fred made it very enjoyable. We found lots of shark teeth and fossils and just had an...More

Thank finscout1
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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

My 12 year old son and I joined Fred for a canoe fossil hunting trip on March 21, 2018. We found a bag full of shark teeth and other assorted fossils thanks to Fred’s knowledge and guidance. My son found a 3 in. megladon tooth...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2018

I had a wonderful time from beginning to end looking for fossils on the Peace River with Paleo Discoveries. Loved the canoe trip to the fossil site. Fred is a good sport and helped with identifying each piece. I found so many shark's teeth, some...More

Thank migafinn
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Reviewed 22 March 2018

This expedition looking for megalodon teeth - a wish of my husband’s for a very long time. I love looking for shark’s teeth too, but usually on a beach. This was an experience on a whole new level. We had a blast; what a treasure...More

Thank Susan W
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Reviewed 20 March 2018

Was by far one of the best birthdays of my life and I have had quite a few ! I would recommend this trip to everyone, Found lots of shark teeth, bones, horse teeth, turtle shell a huge variety. You won't regret it !!!

Thank Tammy J
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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Second time trip with Fred!! We will go every time while in Florida!! Fred is great! He knowledge of fossils is extensive! Its hard work! but so gratifying and fun for the junior Paleo nut! A must see and do for anyone who wants a...More

Thank zoeydog03
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

I looked at Fred's website and booked a trip. We paddled down the river and dug for fossils in waist deep water and were not disappointed. I found about 50 sharks teeth, a whale vertebra and other fossils. Fred has been doing this for quite...More

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Reviewed 23 January 2018

I have have been on solo trips and have brought friends and family as well. They have always enjoyed themselves and have gone home with some Awesome finds. I can not say enough good things about how well Fred runs his trips, his knowledge to...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

I can't say enough about this amazing experience! First, I went by myself and met up with Fred and another fossil hunter, Weston, at a river bed in Florida. I didn't know either of them before the trip but just a few minutes into our...More

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Mirrasi
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Response from Shawn C | Reviewed this property |
I didn't specially take that tour, but his prices are typically $75 per person for a walking tour, creek sites or beaches and $90 for a tour that involves kayaking like on the Peace River. Kids are a bit cheaper. So I guess... More
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