Tag Archives: National Monument

The Painted Hills Unit of the John Day Fossil Beds

North-central Oregon is home to a geologic gem called John Day Fossil Beds National Monument. It is made up of three units: the Painted Hills, Clarno, and Sheep Rock.

In this post, we are going to feature the Painted Hills Unit. Read on to learn more about this amazing location and see some photographs from our gallery.

Continue reading The Painted Hills Unit of the John Day Fossil Beds