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Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument

Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument
15807 County Road 1
719-748-3253

Beneath a grassy mountain valley in central Colorado lies one of the richest and most diverse fossil deposits in the world. Petrified redwood stumps up to 14 feet wide and thousands of detailed fossils of insects and plants reveal the story of a very different, prehistoric Colorado.



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Upcoming Events at Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument

Night Sky Program

Friday, Sep 20, 2019 from 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Florissant, CO
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Yoga Hikes

Monday, Sep 23, 2019 from 9:15am to 10:30am
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Elk Hikes

Friday, Sep 27, 2019 from 4:45pm to 7:15pm
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Elk Hikes

Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 from 4:45pm to 7:15pm
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Yoga Hikes

Monday, Sep 30, 2019 from 9:15am to 10:30am
Florissant, CO
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