Activities Planned at Fossil Beds in September
Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument is open year round. During September, the Monument is open 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. (with extended hours 8:00 am - 6:00 pm during Labor Day Weekend)
Daily Interpretive Program Schedule
During the month of September there will be limited interpretive programs offered daily depending upon staffing levels. These programs may include talks, walks, fossil demonstrations, and tours of an 1878 homestead. Please call ahead for more details at 719.748.3253.
Yoga Hikes, Mondays, 9:00 am - 10:30 pm. Meet at the visitor center.
Fossil Demonstration Excavation Site, Wednesdays, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm. This site is located off the Petrified Forest Loop approximately 1 mile round trip from the visitor center.
There are no additional fees for any park programs beyond the daily entrance fee of $7 per adult (15 and younger are free). For additional information, please call 719.748.3253 or visit our