Looking to find out more about John Day Fossil Beds? Explore the following pages to learn more!
Even if you can't make it to John Day Fossil Beds for a visit, view the photos and other multimedia options to learn about and explore the fascinating landscape and its resources.
Discover the long history of paleontology in the John Day Fossil Beds region.
Research at John Day Fossil Beds National Monument is not limited to paleontology. In fact, there are several ongoing park projects that aim to protect and maintain the natural, scenic, and cultural resources that are prevalent here.
Teachers are welcome to bring school groups. Rangers can provide teachers with student activity guides. Our popular horse fossil and general fossil kits are also available to check out!
Kids & Youth
John Day Fossil Beds National Monument welcomes comments about its programs and activities. Comments specific to the Superintendent's Compendium will be accepted at any time.
Last updated: December 29, 2017