Special Programs at Florissant Fossil Beds
Guided Hike on the Geologic Trail, 9:15 am
Join Geologist Wayne Orlowski for 1.5 hour hike on the Geologic Trail. This hike will provide an in-depth look at the geologic processes that led to the formation of one of the richest fossil deposits in the world.
Night Sky Program, 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Join park staff and members of the Colorado Springs Astronomical Society to gaze at the dark skies above Florissant Fossil Beds in search of planets, galaxies, nebulas, and more. Meet at the visitor center.
Fee Free Day/Public Lands Day, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Enjoy your public lands on National Public Lands Day free!
September 27 and 28
Elk Hikes, 4:45 pm - 7:15 pm
Join a ranger for a RESERVATION ONLY evening hike, to listen to the magical sounds of elk bugling.
For reservations, please call (719) 748 - 3253 ext. 202.