Park phone lines intermittently out of service
If you cannot reach the park by phone, please click the Contact Us link on the left side of this page to email a ranger. Staff will call or email back during business hours.
Agate Fossil Beds rangers are ready to take programs to classrooms in the area. Subjects available are:
Paleo Kits with ranger instruction and Powerpoint
Miocene Mammals found at Agate Fossil Beds
Uses of the Buffalo and other natural items by the American Indians
Call the front desk to schedule a ranger for your classroom, 308-665-2211 or 308-436-9760.
Did You Know?
One of the more menacing beasts found in the quarries at Agate Fossil Beds was the Dinohyus. This big-toothed animal was a scavenger credited with tearing apart the rhino skeletons that ended up in the waterhole bonebed. Although not related to the pig family, his nickname was “Terrible Pig.” More...