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. The road is tentatively scheduled to open on March 31. More »
Ely Creek Backcountry Campsites Are Closed
The Ely Creek backcountry campsites located along the Jones Hole Trail are closed until at least May 1, 2014 due to bear activity. More »
Road Work in Dinosaur National Monument in April
Contact: Carla Beasley, (435) 781-7700
Dinosaur National Monument staff will upgrade the gravel sections of Cub Creek Road from April 9th through April 11th. Visitors should expect delays on the last two miles of Cub Creek Road, the first mile of Blue Mountain Road, and the river access road at Placer Point. Although the roads will remain open to visitors, traffic may be held up to two hours before vehicles will be allowed through.
Did You Know?
Dinosaurs were a remarkably successful group of animals. They lived on the Earth for 160 million years. The fossils at Dinosaur National Monument represent only 10 of the many dinosaur species that existed during that long era.