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
The Colorado National Monument Association (CNMA) is a 501(C)3 non-profit educational organization working in cooperation with the National Park Service.
The CNMA uses proceeds from its bookstore to support interpretive programs at Colorado National Monument and support educational outreach programs, to fund research projects, and to heighten the educational experience of the visitor by providing modestly priced or free informational materials.
The CNMA offers special programs and a periodic newsletter to its members. Members also enjoy a discount at the CNMA bookstore, and discounts at other cooperating association bookstores in National Park Service sites nationwide.
Click the link below to go the Colorado National Monument Association website and online bookstore:
Did You Know?
Colorado National Monument's 23-mile Rim Rock Drive was built almost entirely using picks, shovels, and sheer muscle strength to remove massive rocks and debris. The engineering skill of Rim Rock Drive workers can be seen today in the road's tunnels and stonework. More...