• View of the Monument across the Snake River

    Hagerman Fossil Beds

    National Monument Idaho

Directions

MAP

By Car:

Directions: Hagerman Fossil Beds NM Visitor Center is located along Highway 30 in the town of Hagerman across from the high school.

From 1-84 East, take the first Bliss exit (#137) and travel approximately 2 miles to the turn off for Highway 30 on the right. Travel 8 miles on Highway 30 to the town of Hagerman. The Visitor Center is on your left.

From I- 84 West, take the second exit # 155, (Wendell/Hagerman). Travel @ 10 miles to the intersection of Highway 30. Make a right onto Highway 30 and travel approximately 2 miles. The Visitor Center is on your right. Parking is available in front of the Visitor Center, behind the Visitor Center, off Reed Street, or at the Town Park, one block north of the Visitor Center.

Hagerman is located approximately one and one half hours from Boise, Idaho and forty minutes from Twin Falls, Idaho.

From Jackpot, NV

1. Start out going north on US Highway 93 / US-93 N. Continue to follow US-93 N (Crossing into Idaho). 42.6 mi
2. Merge onto US-30 W via the ramp on the left. 16.2 mi
3. Turn right onto Highway 30 / US-30 W. Continue to follow US-30 W. 15.1 mi
4. 221 N STATE ST is on the left.

TotalTravel Estimate: 73.90 miles - about 1 hour 20 minutes


By Plane :

Twin Falls, Idaho Airport

Boise, Idaho Airport


By Public Transportation:

No public transportation is available




Did You Know?

View of Melon Gravels found in fields and along the roads in Hagerman

The catastrophic Bonneville Flood thundered through the Hagerman Valley 15,000 years ago leaving behind enormous fields of rounded lava boulders – some as big as cars. They are called ‘melon gravel’ and can still be seen throughout the valley today.