KIMBERLY - John Day Fossil Beds National Monument park ranger will lead a fossil beds auto tour on Saturday, Sept. 13. This two-hour tour will travel along some of the back roads of the national monument and feature the geologic landscape and fossil history of the area.

The tour will begin at 10 a.m. at the Sheep Rock Unit visitor center, located near Dayville. Participants will need to bring their own vehicle, and good tires are recommended. Reservations are not needed, and there is no fee.

For further information, contact the monument at (541) 987-2333.

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