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 »
Numerous Campsites Closed in the Green River Campground
A recent tree assessment of the Green River Campground identified potential safety issues with numerous cottonwood trees, requiring us to close many of the campsites. Please plan ahead so that you are not disappointed if the campground is full. 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.