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Upon returning to the Fossil Park, the hero will be called to meet with Sean, and Leon is called down as well. the two are told to escort a "little guy" around the dig site. Leon, refusing to work with others, storms off, proclaiming himself a lone wolf.
Finding him at the Fossil Stadium, where Leon challenges the Player's Pet Vivosaur to fight, until they meet Lucky, who reveals his father insists that he must be protected and needs escorts so he does not get kidnapped.
Returning to Goldrush Canyon, the player is called up by Sean who tells that Lucky needs escorts because he is a Psychic. The Hero then encounters an already defeated Leon at the hands of Thugs attempting to kidnap Lucky. In order to protect Lucky, The Protagonist and Leon attack 2 of the thugs, who are both using Goyles. Upon defeating them, they reveal those were just practice vivosuars and run away with Lucky. The Hero and Leon then return to the main park to repair his buggy.
Returning to the Dig Site one more time, this time with the actual help of Leon, the two find Lucky being forced to excavate a Fossil a top of Mt. Dinomore. This time challenging all 3 thugs, all using Beckles, they rescue Lucky and return to the Park.
Later on in the story, the Hero returns to Goldrush Canyon with Becky to find some sort of fossil that might make the Flying Smile Kid come out of hiding and fight Dino Gigante, who refuses to accept the Hero's Challenge for the Cosmonium located within the Champion's Belt claiming that the player isn't strong enough.
Behind the back of Sean, Becky guides the hero to Cavern pool, simply saying "It should be here". The player then discovers an unknown fossil that upon excavation, appears to be a mask, which is revealed to be the mask of the Flying Smile Kid.
- Boneland Way
- Marrowite Trail
- Giants Gorge
- Ilium Valley Road
- Mt. Dinomore
- Cavern Pool
- Dinodome Path
Goldrush Canyon features four Challenge Routes of varying difficulty.
Ilium Valley Road (★)
Ilium Valley Road is a one-star Challenge Route located in quadrant G7.
Boneland Way (★★)
Boneland Way is a two-star Challenge Route located in quadrant J11.
Marrowite Trail (★★★)
Marrowite Trail is a three-star Challenge Route located in quadrant H10.
Dinodome Path (★★★★)
Dinodome Path is a four-star Challenge Route located in quadrant J6.
|004||15||T-Rex Sue||Fire||Mt. Dinomore|
|023||6||Dilopho US||Water||Around E10 and I11|
|025||6, 9||Pachy||Earth||Around E10 and I11, Dinocloud Rim|
|035||9||Brachio||Neutral||Around H5 and I7|
|058||6||Peltas||Earth||Around G9, I7, and J9|
|066||12||Ptera||Air||Around K4, Giant's Gorge|
Dusty Steppes contains fossils of every Element.
|041||Titano AR||H5, I4||I7||I4|
For each fossil, a coordinate or coordinates is listed. The coordinate(s) correspond(s) to the quadrant(s) in which the fossil is located. For vivosaurs whose fossils have slashed coordinates, the fossil in question lies on the border between the two quadrants.