• Massive petrified redwood stumps

    Florissant Fossil Beds

    National Monument Colorado

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August 12, 2014
Night Sky Programs August September 2014
Florissant Fossil Beds to Offer Night Sky Programs in August and September 2014

July 18, 2014
Economic Benefit Report 2014
Tourism to Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument creates 3.2 million in Economic Benefit Report shows visitor spending supports 44 jobs in local economy

June 24, 2014
New Summer Programs 2014
Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument is offering new programs this summer including Yoga, Stars, and Wildflower Walks

June 24, 2014
Trails4Teens
Trails4Teens challenges all teens to work, hike, and play at Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument on its 14 miles of hiking trails.

Did You Know?

FLFO_bowfin fish

Fish are the most abundant vertebrates at the Florissant fossil beds, and the bowfin is the most primitive fish found here. The modern bowfin is considered a “living fossil” and is found in freshwater bodies of eastern North America.This image is protected by copyright. All rights reserved. To learn More...