South Park's history is indeed rich, its activities varied, and its stories fascinating. From the American Indians who inhabited or visited the area hundreds of years ago to the paleontologists of today, each group has left its unique mark. Whether gold or silver, oil or uranium, unknown territory waiting to be explored, a bountiful hunting land, lush ranchland, or Pleistocene fossils, South Park's treasures are in the eye of the beholder. Now South Park has attained fame as the location of Porcupine Cave, the preeminent high-elevation Pleistocene fossil site in North America.
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