Winter Road Conditions as of 3pm 12/4/13
Rim Rock Drive is closed from DS Road to Independence Monument Overlook to all traffic, due to hazardous driving conditions from heavy snow and ice. The east and west hills are OPEN, expect slick conditions. Information Hotline: 970-858-3617, ext 402
Learning in the Monument
Amazing canyons, incredible desert life, and more await you and your students in this unique outdoor classroom. Study geology, ecology or cultural history on a ranger-guided field trip in the Monument or explore our curriculum materials to use in the field or in your classroom.
Plan a Field Trip
Bring your students on a field trip to the Monument! Ranger-led programs are available for grades K-12.Read More
Prepare your students before a field trip or review what they learned after with helpful worksheets and lesson plans.Read More
If transportation costs are an issue, a scholarship may be available to assist your school.Read More