Folsom Bison

Bison inhabited the area and their remains are commonly found on Paleoindian and Archaic sites dating to before 5000 years ago.

Bone of large mammal
 

Bone of large mammals from the house on the Mountaineer Site.

Bison second phalange
 

Bison second phalange: left from the Folsom house; right from modern bison (photo by Ron Rood).