T.W.A.N.G. Photo Workshop

Photo Workshop & Tour tickets must be purchased in advance online.


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See Fossil Rim Through a New Lens!

Fossil Rim has partnered with professional photographer, Rod Gardner, to bring you a unique opportunity to experience nature. This 4 hour workshop will start with a specialized learning session to help you learn the ins and outs of your camera and wildlife photography. Then you’ll climb aboard our open-air tour vehicles with Rod to practice your new skills in the park!

About Rod:

Rod Gardner is an internationally collected and published photographer who has traveled the world to make spectacular images of the natural world. He has led photo tours to some of the most awe-inspiring locations in the US. He has photographed at Fossil Rim for over 20 years and has a deep appreciation for its conservation mission.

  • The price per person is $150.
  • Participants will need to provide their own camera and equipment.
  • Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the workshop.
  • Water bottles or other resealable bottled beverages are highly recommended. No glass containers are allowed in the park.
  • Any cancellations must be made by contacting the Environmental Engagement Department at least 48 hours in advance. 

Photo Workshops are available on select dates and times throughout the year. Please call 254-898-4282 about ADA-accessibility and service animals. 

Dates only become available about a month in advance.