Fruita Paleo Area Trail

Fruita, Colorado – Point of Geological Interest #F4

A loop trail through the 360-acre Fruita Paleontological Area features interpretive signs describing the landscape as it existed 150 million years ago and the dinosaurs and other Jurassic vertebrates that roamed there. This world-class fossil site contains a prolific record of Jurassic microvertebrates exposed in deeply dissected Morrison badlands.

Information:
Tel: 970-244-3000
Administered by BLM and the Museum of Western Colorado
Where is it?: Map and Directions
GPS:N39.151908 W108.762731

On the Web: Fruita Paleo Trail


Photo from the Bureau of Land Management