• View from the Canyon Rim Trail. Photo by Jeff Kochevar

    Colorado

    National Monument Colorado

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  • Visitor Center is OPEN 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Daily

    Alcove Nature Trail CLOSED for reconstruction until further notice.

Plan Your Visit

Park map

Park Map
Take a look at the park map to start your trip planning.

 
Operating Hours and Seasons

Operating Hours and Seasons
Colorado National Monument is open year round.

 
Directions

Directions
Located in Western Colorado, the monument neighbors the communities of Fruita and Grand Junction.

 
Fees and Reservations

Fees and Reservations
Entrance fees, passes and permits, find out everything you need to know.

 
Things to Do

Things to Do
Hiking, driving, biking, camping and more!

 
Things To Know Before You Come

Things to Know Before You Come
Weather, Pets, Accessibility, Tunnels and other details to help you prepare.

 
Brochures

Brochures
Maps, visitor guides, geology information, bird list and more.

 
Your Safety

Your Safety
Educate yourself to stay safe.

Did You Know?

Desert bighorn sheep

Desert bighorn sheep are considered a separate subspecies from their rocky mountain bighorn cousins. After many generations in a land of little rain, desert bighorns have adapted a special talent for lasting several days without water. More...