• View of the Monument across the Snake River

    Hagerman Fossil Beds

    National Monument Idaho

Field Trips

Park Field Trips:

Come to Hagerman Fossil Beds for a hands-on exploration of the fossil beds. Park Rangers can present formal programs, lead a guided walk, or help you plan a special program for your school or group.

Educational school programs are offered throughout the school year. Reservations are required.

Please contact the Education Specialist at (208)933-4126 or e-mail for more information or to schedule a program.

Did You Know?

Hagerman Valley as it appears today.

Lake Bonneville overflowed its rim about 15,000 years ago in southeastern Idaho near the present day city of Pocatello. The Snake River cut down through the ancient flood plain sediments and deepened and widened the Hagerman valley.