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“A great learning experience for kids”

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Ranked #7 of 11 things to do in Torrey
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Owner description: Visit the Ripple Rock Nature Center, located on the Scenic Drive, just south of the visitor center. Kids can spin wool, pretend to milk a cow, make cornmeal on a prehistoric grinding stone, identify fossils or play with animal puppets.
the west
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206 reviews
58 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
“A great learning experience for kids”
Reviewed 12 July 2013

This is an interactive discovery center in Capitol Reef National Park. The kids can learn about the pioneer lifestyle, the geology, the animals, and even make their own plaster casts of their favorite animal footprints, all for free.

Visited July 2013
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Price, Utah
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151 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
“nice kid program”
Reviewed 3 October 2012

This is in a great setting for the kids to learn the nature and geology around the area. There was lots to do in the building including toys, crafts and hands on learning.

Visited August 2012
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Thank Glenn P
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Bicknell, Utah
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49 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“fun place”
Reviewed 29 April 2012

what a great place for kids young and old, or even for those young at heart.

Visited September 2011
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Ogden, Utah
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24 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Fun Place for Kids”
Reviewed 13 August 2009

This is a great stop in Capital Reef if you are travelng with kids. They have interactive displays and activities related to the history and geology of the area.

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