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John Day Fossil Beds National Monument, John Day

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#27 of 148 in Nature in Oregon
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  • Three well defined trails invite you to explore the region below the Palisades - trails, a div. fossils indicate that one would otherwise not find. Interesting and instructive. The locking system with picnic areas is also equipped.
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  • We visited the Painted Hills near Mitchell, Oregon one day (see separate review for the Carrol rim trail) and both the John Day Fossil Bed National Monument interpretive center and the Historic Cant R...  more »
  • The museum is an excellent learning experience with a great display of actual fossils. It's modern and in a great setting overlooking the surrounding hills and mountains. It's conveniently located adj...  more »

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