John Day Fossil Beds National Monument

John Day Fossil Beds National Monument

Carroll Rim Trail

Carroll Rim Trail [begins from the Painted Hills Overlook, 1 ½ mile hike]
? The trail ascends a few hundred feet in elevation to rimrock that overlooks the entire area, offering a bird?s-eye view of the Painted Hills. A bench to relax and enjoy the view is at the end of the trail.

Directions

The Painted Hills Unit is located 9 miles northwest of of the town of Mitchell, just off Highway 26. There is no visitor center at this unit.