• Knightia eocaena mass mortality

    Fossil Butte

    National Monument Wyoming

Bicycling Information

biking the gravel portion of the scenic drive
photo by Marcia Fagnant
Bicycling is allowed in the monument but riders must remain on the scenic drive road. They are not allowed on interpretive trails. Check at the visitor center for details.

Did You Know?

visitor center mural

Plant fossils, like palm fronds, tell us that 50 million years ago, southwest Wyoming's climate was much like Florida's is today.