• View from the Canyon Rim Trail. Photo by Jeff Kochevar


    National Monument Colorado

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  • Visitor Center is OPEN Oct 1-Nov 30 9am-5pm, Dec-mid March 9am-4:30pm

    Visitor Center is open everyday except December 25

For Kids

Jr. Ranger

Be A Junior Ranger
Download the activity book, learn about the program and start earning your badge!

Jr. Ranger Explorer Backpack

Attention Families: Check out a backpack free from the Visitor Center. It is full of activities and tools to help you explore the monument more in depth.


Check out some movies, made by teens, about the monument.

Did You Know?

view at Colorado National Monument

Colorado National Monument is located near the northeast corner of the Colorado Plateau, an arid semi-desert region located between the Rocky Mountains and the Great Basin of Nevada. The average elevation of the entire Colorado Plateau is over 5,000 feet! More...