October 2011 SaskSecrets

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Prehistoric Trivia

T.rex Discovery CentreWhat is the name of the T.Rex skeleton that was found near Eastend?

a) Sammy
b) Rocky
c) Scotty
d) Tex

Answer:

c) Scotty. In 1994, Scotty the T.rex was found near the town of Eastend in southwest Saskatchewan. Scotty is the most complete T.rex skeleton found in Canada and one of the most complete in the world. 

Scotty’s remains, and many other fossilized creatures from millions of years ago, are on display at the T.rex Discovery Centre in Eastend. Recently our travel correspondent Becky visited the T.rex Discovery Centre on her Autumn Road Trip. Check out photos and video from her visit.