Visitor Center is OPEN 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Daily, Visitor Center is OPEN New Years Day.
Please drive safely! Winter driving conditions may exist on park roadways. Call 970-858-3617, Extension 402 for a current road report. Trails are covered by a few inches of snow in most locations.
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?
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...