Harpers Corner Road Closed for Winter
The Harpers Corner Road is closed for the winter at Plug Hat Picnic Area which is approximately five miles from US Highway 40. More »
Ely Creek Backcountry Campsites Closed
The Ely Creek backcountry campsites located along the Jones Hole Trail have been closed until further notice due to bear activity in the area. More »
Natural Resources Management
Staff at Dinosaur National Monument perform actions to preserve the natural resources and processes found within the park for the benefit and enjoyment of future getnerations. Actions may include monitoring populations of threatened or endangered species or the removal of invasive non-native plants or animals. The links on this page will provide you more information of some of the natural resource management programs that the monument conducts.
Did You Know?
Mormon crickets are wingless grasshoppers that swarm across roads through the summer in the western United States. These flightless insects can form such large swarms that the road appears to move and change colors where they cross.