Location: Spring Creek runs past the town of Valley View and crosses I-35 just south of town. Access the creek at any public bridge crossing.
What you can find: Assorted ammonite fossils, including Eopachydiscus, Mortoniceras, and Idiohamites species.
Locality Type: Creekbed
Equipment Needed: Rock hammer, specimen bags
Additional Information: The formation is Duck Creek, and the age is Lower Cretaceous.
A Field Guide to Fossils of Texas
Roadside Geology of Texas
Gem Trails of Texas