Fossil Butte National Monument is surrounded by a variety of public and private lands open to visitation. The monument is also within a day's drive of many other National Park Service sites.
Commercial Fossil QuarriesThere are several active, commercial fossil quarries surrounding Fossil Butte National Monument. Many are open to the public so you too can experience the thrill of uncovering a fossil. More information on local quarries and local shops selling fossils can be found on the Fossil Basin Promotion Board webpage.
National Park Service Sites Within a Few Hours' Drive
Last updated: September 20, 2017