Fee Free Days
Tough economic times call for economical fun, and you can't beat Florissant Fossil Beds and America's other 401 national parks for family time, fresh air, and opportunities to learn about our great country.
Fee Free Days 2014
Jan 20 Martin Luther King Day
Feb 15-17 Presidents Day Weekend
April 19-20 Opening Weekend of National Park Week
Aug 25 National Park Service Birthday
Sep 27 National Public Lands Day
Nov 11 Veterans Day
For more information, visit the park's website at www.nps.gov/flfo or call 719-748-3253.
Did You Know?
Although there are few known palm fronds from Florissant fossil beds, microscopic palm pollen has also been discovered. Palms are indicators of climate and suggest that the Eocene mean annual temperature was no less than 50°F.