Welcome to Colorado National Monument's Fee-Free Weekends
The National Park Service cordially invites everyone to be our guest at Colorado National Monument on July 18-19 and August 15-16. During these weekends, entrance fees will be waived. However, campground fees will be charged. Colorado National Monument will offer visitors the opportunity to participate in several ranger-led programs: to be announnced.
During the fee-free weekend, visitors can also take advantage of a 15 percent discount on all
To learn more about visiting Colorado National Monument, visit the park’s website at www.nps.gov/colm or call 970-858-3617, 360.
To learn more about fee-free weekends in national parks around the country, go to http://www.nps.gov/findapark/feefreeparks.htm
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.