• Massive petrified redwood stumps

    Florissant Fossil Beds

    National Monument Colorado

Park Statistics

Acreage
Gross Area Acres - 5,998

Visitation

Total Recreation Visits for FY 2013- 62,571

Budget

FY 2013 Requested $930,000.00 from NPS GreenBook

Did You Know?

FLFO_Tsetse fly

The modern Tsetse fly lives in Africa, but examples like the fossil pictured here have been found in the Florissant fossil beds. This fossil is 34.07 million years old. This image is protected by copyright. All rights reserved. To learn More...