• Camarasus skull in the cliff face, rafters on the Green River, McKee Springs petroglyphs

    Dinosaur

    National Monument CO,UT

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  • Portion of Echo Park Closed Due to Mountain Lion Activity

    The closed area includes the group campsite (other campsites remain open), river access area, the adjacent restroom, water spigot and the path following the Green River upstream to its confluence with the Yampa River. A fresh animal kill is in the area.

For Teachers

Dinosaur National Monument offers a great learning opportunity for students through self-guided activities or ranger-guided activities. Activity topics include, but are not limited to:

  • dinosaur and other fossils
  • geology
  • river ecology
  • desert shrub ecosystems
  • Fremont Culture
  • pioneer homesteading

For more information call (435) 781-7701.

Did You Know?

Picture of lone hiker looking across canyon.

Most of Dinosaur National Monument's 210,000 acres is proposed wilderness. With proper planning, a backcountry trip at Dinosaur can be a wonderful experience of solitude and serenity.