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The world's only known trio of petrified redwood trees.
The world's only known petrified trio of redwood trees.

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Are you ready to take a trip back in time? You can stand in the very place where redwood trees stood, herds of miniature three-toed horse roamed, and a giant volcano buried the ancient landscape.

Basic Information provides the most essential facts to plan your next visit to Florissant Fossil Bed.

Directions will help you get to the park and find your way around once you arrive.

Things to Do provides details about options for self guided activities and ranger programs.

Calendar lists all of the great programs and special events happening at the Monument throughout the year.

Safety outlines how to stay safe while visiting the national monument

Accessibility specifies the accessibility services throughout the national monument

Last updated: August 19, 2017

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Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 185
Florissant, CO 80816


(719) 748-3253

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