Devils Postpile National Monument Road Closed for the Season
The road to Devils Postpile has been closed for the season. This will be updated as soon as a 2014 opening date has been announced.
Getting Ready for 2016
The National Park Service turns 100 on August 25, 2016. To us, it's not about cakes and candles — it's about being an organization ready to take on the challenges of our second century. Our blueprint to get there — A Call to Action — outlines the innovative work we want to accomplish. Devils Postpile National Monument is a big part of this effort. Take a look at what we're doing locally and get involved!
With the help of the Bishop Paiute Tribe Environmental Management Office and initial support from the National Park Foundation’s First Bloom program in 2009, Devils Postpile National Monument has been working with local tribal youth for the past three years to discover national park sites in their "backyard" and to learn about stewardship on public lands and in their community. Read more
Did You Know?
The Devils Postpile that you see today is only a fraction of the size the original lava flow formation that filled this valley. Natural processes, especially glaciers, have eroded the rest.