Podcasts with Park Rangers - A Fossil Day at Florissant - Ranger Jeff Wolin
A Fossil Day at Florissant – PWPR 8
May 28, 2018

Plant and insect fossils and petrified tree stumps are the main attractions at Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument. But, many visitors leave remembering the unique human history. On this episode of Podcasts with Park Rangers: feuding tour operators, a story about Walt Disney and an inspiring story about a single mother and her homestead.

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Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve - Ranger Fred Bunch - Singing Sands
Great Sand Dunes NP: Singing Sands – PWPR 6
May 14, 2018

The tallest sand dunes in North America are located high in the mountains of Colorado. But did you know, they can sing? Great Sand Dunes National Park has many unique features if you know where to find them. With the help of Fred Bunch, the Chief of Resources Management at Great Sand Dunes, we’ll learn…

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Sarah & Lucas hiking the North Inlet Trail
Rocky Mountain National Park: Backpacking The North Inlet Trail
January 27, 2017

How’s a weekend in the wilderness backpacking Rocky Mountain National Park (RMNP) sound? Three days and two nights, alone with your best friends, with only what you carry in on your backs. Sounds like a great getaway, right? It is! It’s also thrilling, beautiful, and… a great way to burn calories!

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Florissant Fossil Beds Hiking Trails
The Ultimate Day-Tripper’s Guide to Florissant Fossil Beds
July 10, 2016

As the Parks Service passes its 100-year anniversary, large and established parks like Yellowstone NP have been extremely popular. However, it’s also a great time to consider a quick trip to newer, less busy fixtures like Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument. This park is in the heart of Colorado, and easily visited in a single day!

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