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


    National Monument Colorado

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Tween Camp Participants

Camp participants at Ute Canyon View.

Photo taken by a  Tween Camp partipant.

Summer 2012 - Making Movies

As part of the Jr. Ranger Explorer Day Camp and the City of Grand Junction's Parks and Recreation STARS Tween Extreme Camp, 6-8th graders have been exploring the Monument and documenting their summer. Participants took photos, shot video and edited them in a computer lab at Colorado Mesa University. Check out some of their work!





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...