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
Monument's Annual Park Pass - Great Stocking Stuffer
Contact: Joan Anzelmo, 970-858-3617 x300
Contact: Michelle Wheatley, 970-858-3617 x300
Colorado National Monument makes pass available through website
Colorado National Monument is pleased to announce that the annual pass for the park will be available to purchase through the park’s website. At just $20 a pass, they make a great holiday gift for everyone on your list.
Colorado National Monument Superintendent, Joan Anzelmo said, "I hope making the pass available through the park’s website will save Grand Valley residents time and energy with their holiday shopping". Passes are also available for sale at the park’s visitor center between 9:00 and 5:00pm daily.
There is a link on the main page of the park’s website, www.nps.gov/COLM, where you can download a copy of the order form and call, fax, or mail in your request.
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