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


    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.

  • Traffic delays near the West (Fruita) Entrance on State Highway 340

    Traffic delays on Colorado State Highway 340 (near the west entrance) will occur throughout the month of June. Call the road construction hotline 970-314-5540 for more details.

Saddlehorn Amphitheater

The Saddlehorn Amphitheater is a large, open seating area with a small stage at the front.

1. Event participants must park in the Saddlehorn Picnic parking lot.

2. The trail to the amphitheater is partially paved but NOT accessible to those with mobility limitations or wheelchairs.

Saddlehorn Amphitheater
Saddlehorn Amphitheater

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