• Massive petrified redwood stumps

    Florissant Fossil Beds

    National Monument Colorado

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?

Photo of 14 foot wide, 12 foot tall petrified tree stump of a redwood

The massive petrified redwood stump known as the "Big Stump" is not actually the largest diameter stump at Florissant Fossil Beds. The "Big Stump" measures 38 feet in circumference, but the biggest stump is over 41 feet.