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Unmissable if you want to find fossils!

My family booked Martin for a training session on how to find fossils. It was superb! Very... read more

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Martin was an excellent guide. He kept our family totally engaged the whole time (age range of 8... read more

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Reviewed 17 May 2021

We spent 3 hours with Martin. The first hiding from pouring rain but learning so much about keeping safe, the fossils to be found from Charmouth and, most essentially, where and how to find them. The skies then cleared on cue and we managed to put all that into practice, finding some very nice pyrite ammonites and other pieces. We felt that the lessons from the day will help us tremendously in the future and highly recommend Martin to anyone else just starting out.

Date of experience: May 2021
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MartinC6325, Owner at Jurassic Coast Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2021

Hi Ian,
Thank you for your kind review! Well done for putting up with the rain that day... at least it stopped for our walk! Good luck with any future fossil hunting trips.
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Martin

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Reviewed 14 May 2021

We had a fantastic fossil hunt with Martin who was very knowledgable. His talk before we went fossil hunting made finding them so much easier. We all came away with multiple fossils each and over all were very happy with the trip. Would highly recommend.

Date of experience: May 2021
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MartinC6325, Owner at Jurassic Coast Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2021

Hi Ben,
Thank you for your kind review!
It was a really enjoyable day... sorry about the jokes!
Two Ichthyosaur verts on one walk... amazing finds, so well done! Good luck with any future fossil hunting adventures!
Kind regards
Martin

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Reviewed 13 May 2021

Martin is extremely friendly and knowledgeable. We just did the training bit but it was worth the money and time spent. It helped in finding the fossils! My eight year old son had a great great time fossil hunting soon after. Would definitely recommend Martin and his fossil walks!

Date of experience: May 2021
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MartinC6325, Owner at Jurassic Coast Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2021

Hi Raj,
Thank you for your kind review, great to meet you, and good luck with your fossil hunting adventures!
Kind regards
Martin

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Reviewed 6 May 2021

Martin is a very knowledgeable and experienced guide. He tried to make fun for children. Without his guide, it was impossible for our fossil hunting. We are very sarisfied with the tour!

Date of experience: May 2021
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MartinC6325, Owner at Jurassic Coast Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2021

Hi Kyoko,
Thank you for your kind review... it was great to meet you all!
It was a great walk and you all really put your new fossil hunting training to good use on the beach.
Good luck with any future fossil hunting adventures.
Kind regards
Martin

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Reviewed 4 May 2021

It was a very early morning start but absolutely worth it. We picked a perfect day for it and the whole experience for myself and my 12 yr old son was brilliant from start to finish. Lots of helpful info to begin with explained in a really clear way. Even though we were itching to get out there, it was absolutely worth sitting and taking it all in before we headed off as we found lots of great things scaling the beach as a result of his tips. Martin is engaging guide and a great teacher for kids of all ages, thus easy to spend 3 hours with. I would definitely recommend booking in with him if you are on a break in the area with fossil hunting in mind as you might stand a better chance of going home with something! To those who might mention price - easy - take the maximum 6!

Date of experience: April 2021
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MartinC6325, Owner at Jurassic Coast Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2021

Hi Kirby,
Thank you for your kind review... it was great to meet you!
Great to see you so active on other fossil hunting pages, remember you're all 'pro' fossil hunters now... the beach is your oyster!
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Martin

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