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 »
Photos & Multimedia
Visitors to Dinosaur National Monument can discover fragments of a long ago world where the largest land creatures of all time once roamed and died. But Dinosaur National Monument is more than dinosaur fossils. Explore the Photo Galleries to see other unique features at Dinosaur: petroglyphs and pictographs, captivating scenery, homestead sites, whitewater rafting, and more.
You can also stay connected with Dinosaur National Monument from anywhere in the world by tuning into our webcam for a view of Split Mountain.
Did You Know?
Paleontologist Earl Douglass first came to Utah looking for mammal fossils. He returned in 1909 and discovered an immense deposit of dinosaur bones, now protected at Dinosaur National Monument. Although made famous by dinosaurs, Douglass died preferring his beloved mammal fossils over dinosaurs.