Explore the Ice Age

Over the last ~570,000 years, water has transformed the Upper Las Vegas Valley. Tule Springs Fossil Beds National Monument is an urban park that preserves the unique story of this ever-changing ecosystem.

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Plan Your Visit

Plan your visit to explore Tule Springs Fossil Beds— Enjoy vibrant scenery and colorful desert life.

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Learn About the Park

Beyond the modern city lies a surprising landscape where you can discover a distant past.

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Get Involved

Learn more about volunteer opportunities, our partners, and park planning efforts.

Last updated: January 31, 2024

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Tule Springs Fossil Beds National Monument
601 Nevada Way

Boulder City, NV 89005


7022938853 (Information Line)

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