Florissant Fossil Beds is a 6,000 acre wonderland of meadows, forests, and wildflowers. The Monument is a great place to experience and learn about the Montane ecosystem and its plants and animals.
Natural Features & Ecosystems
The natural features at Florissant Fossil Beds are a showcase for the geologic history of the area.
With a mixture of forests and meadows, shrubs and wildflowers, Florissant provides wonderful opportunities to experience a montane ecosystem
Last updated: September 11, 2022