The Winter Coast of Russia

Hiking up Cliffs

At the base of the cliffs, looking for fossils
The view from on top of the cliffs

These are the cliffs you must climb in order to find fossils. Some of them are much too steep for even the most billy-goat-like paleontologists. As you can see from the second picture, climbing the cliffs is valuable for more than one reason. Sure, you get to find great fossils, but you also get an incredible view.

On to: Looking for fossils