July 16, 2015
Dinosaur Sees Increase in Total Visitation for First Six Months of 2015
Except for a slight dip in May, the first 6 months of 2015 have been busy ones at Dinosaur National Monument. As of June 30, recreational visits tallied a total of 120,543 – a 12.7% increase over the same time period in 2014.
July 15, 2015
River Campsites at Pot Creek Reopened
Park rangers have reopened the river campsites at Pot Creek which are located along the Green River in the Canyon of the Lodore. The campsites had been closed due to bear activity in the area.
July 01, 2015
Dinosaur Centennial Events in July Celebrate History & Heritage
Monument staff and community partners are offering a variety of History & Heritage themed events in the month of July as part of the Dinosaur Centennial.
June 23, 2015
Searchers Recover and Identify Body of Missing Rafter
The Moffat County Coroner’s office today released the name of a 34-year old man from Denver who perished in a rafting accident on the Green River in Dinosaur National Monument on Saturday, June 20, 2015.
April 29, 2015
Tourism to Dinosaur National Monument in 2014 Creates over $16 million in Economic Benefits
A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that 250,624 visitors to Dinosaur National Monument in 2014 spent $14,298,400 in communities near the monument. That spending supported 194 jobs in the local area and had a cumulative benefit to the local economy of $16,059,100.
January 07, 2015
Dinosaur National Monument Debuts Centennial Logo and Invites Community Participation
Dinosaur National Monument turns 100 years old on October 4, 2015 and is looking for community partners to help spread the word and join the celebration.