Rim Rock Drive is OPEN - Visitor Center is OPEN 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Daily
Please drive safely! Winter driving conditions exist on park roadways. Call 970-858-3617 Extension 402 for a current road report. Trails are covered by 5"-10" of snow in most locations.
Fees & Reservations
2013 Fee Free Days
To encourage visitors to explore America's natural beauty, rich history and culture, the Secretary of the Interior announced that the National Park Service will waive admission fees the following days in 2013.
Private, non-commercial vehicle: $10
Entrance Fees are paid at the entrance station by credit card, cash or by check.
If your fee is $25 or more you must include a taxpayer ID number on the check or the social security number of the person paying by check.
Please see Federal Lands Passes, if you would like to use or obtain a America the Beautiful pass.
Commercial Tour Fees
Sedan - 1-6 passengers $25 + $5 per person to a maximum of $40
For more information Motor Coach Tour Guide (170 KB pdf).
Non-Commercial Organized Groups
Organized groups such as Scouts, Rotary, Clubs, Youth Groups, Churches, Reunions, etc. that do not qualify for an Academic Fee Waiver are charged as follows:
$25.00 14 people or less
Fees will not exceed the commercial fee for the same-sized vehicle. Youth 15 and under are free. Individuals or families with any valid Annual or Lifetime pass may use their pass for entry at the per person rate. Pass and photo ID must be present upon entry.
Did You Know?
Each Independence Day, local climbers scale the iconic Independence Monument in Colorado National Monument and raise an American flag on top. This tradition dates back to early park promoter John Otto, whose route up Independence Monument climbers still follow.