After jumping down onto the level of the fossils, you are close up to the gigantic boulders which have broken off of the rock table above and tumbled down onto this layer. As you dig, you are digging under the same thickness of the rock table, as the boulders once comprised. The top layer above is the level of the Spillway. The middle level is what you climb down onto. From the second level, you jump down four or five feet, while seated on this second level, with your feet hanging off, onto the slippery, sliding shale below and try to keep from having a fall. Then you dig under this second level while seated on this slippery, sliding shale.

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