Drumheller : Michelin's recommendations
Drumheller is surrounded by a fertile wheat-growing plain, unbroken except by occasional oil pumps known as "donkey heads" because they bob up and down continuously. Upon approaching the town, the extensively eroded valley, nearly 120m/400ft deep and about 1.6km/1mi wide, comes as something of a surprise. Dominating the entrance to the visitor centre is an 86ft-high replica of a Tyrannosaurus rex, billed as "The World's Largest T-Rex." Constructed of fibreglass and steel and completed in the summer of 2000, the giant T-Rex contains a stairwell that leads to a viewing platform located within the dinosaur's gaping mouth. From this vantage point, the view of the river valley and the plains beyond is worth the climb (106 steps).
- Address : 60 1st-Av.-West CDN - Drumheller T0J 0Y2T0J 0Y2Drumheller
- Phone : (403) 823-1331
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- Website : http://www.traveldrumheller.com