Hikes, Bike, and Road Tours

 

 

 

              Hikes

 

 

Sutton Mountain can beat any hike in John Day Fossil Beds National Monument area

 

John Day Fossil Beds provides backup plan when river trip goes awry (photos)

 

Sheep Rock Unit in John Day Fossil Beds National Monument has 'secret' hike on other side of river

 

Painted Hills, seven great hikes around one of 7 Wonders of Oregon (photos)

 

Painted Hills Unit is rock star of John Day Fossil Beds National Monument (photos)

 

 

               Bike Tours

 

 

Oregon Scenic Bikeways - 2019 Brochure

Painted Hills Scenic Bikeway (Travel Oregon)

Painted Hills Scenic Bikeway Map

Itinerary – Paleo Lands Bike Tour, from Eastern Oregon Visitor Assn.

 

Sutton Mt. Bike Loop, Discover a Desert Gem

 

Old West Scenic Bikeway

 

30 Bike Rides: John Day Fossil Beds Region, Enter Search Location: John Day Fossil Beds, All Types

 

 

                Road Tours

 

 

Road Trip: John Day Fossil Beds Country

 

Journey Through Time Scenic Byway (includes new Painted Hills loop)

 

 

                Road Conditions

 

 

TRIP CHECK OREGON ROAD CONDITIONS, or Phone # 511

 

Road Camera US 26 at Ochoco Summit:

 


 

             BLM Maps / BLM Resources

 

Sutton Mountain and Pat's Cabin Wildernesses

Spring Basic Wilderness

National Conservation Lands

Spring Basin Wilderness

Oregon Sutton Mountain Wilderness Study Area

John Day River Access Mainstream

Northfork Interim Map

Oregon Paleo Lands  
Institute Center

We are currently closed for the season.

Stay tuned for opening date!

Want to Volunteer?

The Paleo Lands Center invites you, to meet the public and school groups at our educational hub of the John Day Basin. Volunteers can serve as Board Members, Advisors, Center helpers and docents and help share exciting natural history exhibits, brochures, and books with visitors and schools.
Please Contact the Center at 541-763-4480 or paleolands@gmail.com for details

 

Road and Weather Conditions

 

*Please call or email if you would like to schedule your school group for a visit during the week. Thank you!

 

Contact Information

333 West Fourth Street

Post Office Box 104

Fossil, OR 97830
Phone: (541) 763-4480

Email: paleolands@gmail.com

 

 

We are a 501c3 educational, non-profit, based in Fossil, Oregon.

 

 

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