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IMPORTANT COVID-19 NOTICE: As of the 4th July 2020 we are reopening for fossil walks however there are key changes to the way we operate. PUBLIC WALKS will NOT be running during the 2020 season. Instead we are running PRIVATE WALKS ONLY, with a maximum booking size of 5. These can be booked at 4 different sites Shanklin, Compton Bay, Grange Chine and Thorness Bay where social distancing can be easiest to maintain! For more information please see our COVID-19 page.  

“This is a must experience! It cannot be missed!”

To book your guided Isle of Wight fossil walk with Wight Coast Fossils please contact our team at:

Our office hours are 10:00 – 19:00

(Please note: Due to high demand we are experiencing a high number of enquiries. We will try to back to you as quickly as we can.)

Please use the calendar below to explore the availability of our guided walks:


Fossil Walk Ticket Prices

As part of our COVID-19 procedures island residents and NHS staff recieve a 10% discount on a booking with us!

Public Walks

Public walks take place at Compton Bay for ‘Footsteps of Giants’,  Grange Chine for ‘Dinosaur Floodplains’ or Shanklin for ‘Greensand Sea’, they are approximately 2 hours in duration.

Adult £8.50
Child (5-15 yrs)£5*
Family ticket (2 adults, 2 children)£20
Senior ticket (2 seniors, 2 children)£17

* (Children under 5 go free)


Private Walks

1-hour private walk£40*
2-hour private walk£50*
Walk to the Chalk£60
Ammonites Galore£60

*(Price for a group of up to 6 persons, additional £5 extra per person)

*(Children under 5 go free) 

Please arrive at the meeting point at least 15 minutes before the walk, to ensure a prompt start. 

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