Hours -2017

Stonerose Interpretive Center & Gift Store

Open year round!

  • Daily in the Summer Season
  • Wednesday-Sunday in the Shoulder Seasons
  • Tuesday-Saturday in the Winter Season
    • Nov. 1, 2016 thru April 22, 2017 

Members Only Dig     April 28-April 30

Become a MEMBER and participate in this exclusive yearly event!

Boot Hill Fossil Site

Open for digging  8 a.m. – 4 p.m. (days of the week follow below).

The fossil site closes at 4 p.m., so the latest time to begin digging is 3 p.m.

  • Spring: May 3 thru May 27                Wednesday – Sunday
  • Summer: May 28 thru Sept. 3          Daily  (CLOSED Labor Day)
  • Fall: Sept.6  thru Oct. 29                     Wednesday – Sunday


Student Groups

If you are bringing a school or other large group, please contact us regarding your date and time, so that we have adequate staff available to assist you.

Location & Contacts


15-1 North Kean Republic, WA 99166


Stonerose Interpretive Center is located at 15-1 N. Kean Street, on the corner of Kean Street and Highway 20 W., across from the city park in beautiful Republic, Washington. The fossil site is just a short 2 block walk from the Interpretive Center.

Phone & Email