John Day Fossil Beds National Monument, John Day

4.9
#25 of 146 in Nature in Oregon
John Day Fossil Beds National Monument is located in John Day. Plan your John Day Fossil Beds National Monument visit and explore what else you can see and do in John Day using our John Day day trip planning site .
map
Create an itinerary including John Day Fossil Beds National Monument
John Day Fossil Beds National Monument Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
365 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • ...not just hours. I have lived in Oregon all my life and I am still amazed at the sheer beauty of this area. The geography is like nothing I have seen anywhere else in my travels. The colors are rich...  more »
  • We camped in the area, so weren't rushed. We spent approx three days taking this in, as well as mixing other activities(golf,junking, antiquing,etc) that we like to do. If you take in the whole beds, ...  more »
  • Passing through on Hwy 26, we briefly detoured into the monument and stopped in at the visitor center. We had never even heard of the fossil beds and after touring the center had to return to the high...  more »

Plan your trip to John Day

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in John Day

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Plans in John Day by other users

25 days in United States BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS July, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 24 days in United States BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS July, teens, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 24 days in United States BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS July, teens, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in Oregon BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 35 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Oregon BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in John Day BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in John Day BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in John Day BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Oregon BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in United States BY A USER FROM GERMANY August, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans