• Massive petrified redwood stumps

    Florissant Fossil Beds

    National Monument Colorado

Our Staff & Offices

Address
PO Box 185
15807 Teller County Road 1
Florissant, CO 80816

Phone and Fax
Phone: (719) 748-3253
Fax: (719) 748-3164

Offices:
Superintendent: (719) 748-3253 ext. 101
Administration: (719) 748-3253 ext. 122
Chief Ranger: (719) 748-3253 ext. 201
Paleontology: (719) 748-3253 ext. 501
Maintenance: (719) 748-3253 ext. 301
Law Enforcement/Fees: (719) 748-3253 ext. 203
Interpretation/Education: (719) 748-3253 ext. 162

Did You Know?

illustration of rhinocerous-like mammal

Fossil remains of a brontothere, a rhinoceros-like creature, have been found in the Florissant fossil beds. Brontotheres were enormous, with some standing over eight feet tall.