Apply Online for the 2014 High Use Season Multi-Day River Permit Lottery
Starting December 1, 2013 through January 31, 2014 , boaters can apply for the lottery for the 2014 high use season multi-day river permits through Recreation.gov. 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 »
Fall 2008 Visitor Center Hours
Beginning August 25, 2008, the park visitor center in Dinosaur, Colorado, is open on a limited schedule.
August 25 through 31, the Canyon Area Visitor Center in Dinosaur, Colorado, will be open Wednesday through Sunday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. The visitor center will be closed on Monday and Tuesday.
September 1 through October 26, the Canyon Area Visitor Center in Dinosaur, Colorado, will be open Saturdays and Sundays 10:30 am to 4:30 pm. The visitor center will be closed Monday through Friday.
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.