Learn about Florissant's stunning fossils, diverse geologic history, and amazing scientific discoveries and projects.
Explore, Learn, and Protect Your Park!
Interested youth complete a series of activities during their park visit, check in with a park ranger, and receive an official Junior Ranger patch or badge.
Claiming land under the Homestead Act, Adeline Hornbek built a ranch for her family in the 1870s. Visit the homestead for a glimpse of their lives.
Learn more about ranger-led and self-guided educational field trips, which are available throughout the year.
Interested in becoming Florissant's next summer paleontology intern? Learn about the Geoscientists-In-The-Parks internship program here!
Last updated: January 25, 2018