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

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    National Monument Colorado

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    Alcove Nature Trail CLOSED for reconstruction until further notice.

Photography

Vistas
Pipe Organ and the Coke Ovens in Winter
Photos by Page Merrifield
 

A great place for Sunrise is Grand View.

A nice spot for sunset is Book Cliffs View.

Find these viewpoints on the park map.

Download the Sunrise and Sunset Times.

Check out the Photo Gallery for inspiration.

Did You Know?

collared lizard

With a large head and powerful jaws, the collared lizard is a carnivore. If you wonder why this lizard will hang around long enough for you to take its picture, know that the lizard is protecting its territory! More...