• Massive petrified redwood stumps

    Florissant Fossil Beds

    National Monument Colorado

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  • Prescribed Burn Postponed

    The prescribed burn on approximately 180 acres of monument land starting the week of October 13 has been postponed. If conditions and planning updates are met, the operation may still occur later the month or maybe spring. Check back for updates. More »

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?

Photo of burning piles in the snow near the boundary of Florissant Fossil Beds

Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument is actively involved in fire mitigation and conducts prescribed burns every winter.