Rim Rock Drive Will Open to Motorists on Monday, Jan. 31
Contact: Visitor Center, 970-858-3617 ext. 360
During the interim period pedestrians and cyclists are welcome to utilize the upper section of
During plowing operations pedestrians and cyclists are urged to use extreme caution and give plows plenty of room to maneuver. Plow operators cannot easily see individuals on foot or on bikes. Pedestrians and cyclists should yield to the plow, move away from the area being plowed and allow the plow to pass before continuing to walk or bike in the vicinity of the plow.
Throughout the remaining winter months there may continue to be patches of snow and black ice along
Did You Know?
Independence Monument is all that remains of a continuous ridge that once formed a wall between Monument and Wedding Canyons. A cap of durable Kayenta rock has protected this picturesque 450 feet (137 meters) high monolith from the relentless erosion that carried away the surrounding rock.