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Dinosaur National Monument Announces Visitor Center Hours
Contact: Brant Porter, (435) 781-7700
Beginning April 3, 2008, the park visitor center in Dinosaur, Colorado, is open on a limited schedule. Hours of operation will be Fridays from 12:30 pm to 4:00 pm and Saturdays from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.
For more information, contact the park at (435) 781-7700.
Did You Know?
Split Mountain, the name John Wesley Powell gave to one of the Dinosaur’s most recognizable features, is aptly named: over millions of years, the Green River has carved a canyon into the center of the mountain, splitting it in two.