Ute Dance Cancelled for Saturday August 2
Due to a medical emergency with the group coordinator, the Ute Dance has been cancelled for Saturday August 2, 2014
Florissant Fossil Beds Visitor Center Grand Opening
Fee Free Weekend for Visitor Center Grand Opening at Florissant Fossil
On Saturday, June 15th, activities will take place between 10:00-3:00 and all begin at the visitor center.
Sunday, June 16th, the celebration will continue with light refreshments being served from 10 – 3,
For those interested, a small ribbon cutting ceremony will take place on Friday morning at 10:00.
For more information please contact the park at (719) 748 - 3253
The Monument is now open 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. daily through Labor Day.
To learn more about the new visitor center, and a complete schedule of the opening visit Florissant
Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument P.O. Box 185, Florissant, CO 80816 Phone: (719) 748-3253, www.nps.gov/flfo
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Did You Know?
Weevils are a type of beetle, and they are among the smallest complete fossils found in the Florissant fossil beds. The fossil pictured here is less than 3 millimeters long, which is a little larger than the head of a pin but smaller than a pencil eraser. This image is protected by copyright. All rights reserved. To learn More...