• Camarasus skull in the cliff face, rafters on the Green River, McKee Springs petroglyphs


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Several brochures are available on this page to assist you in visiting Dinosaur National Monument or learning about monument resources and stories. Other brochures are currently in development and will be addded to this page as they become available, For additional information, please contact us at (435) 781-7700.


Hiking Trails
General information about various trails located within the monument.


Fossil Discovery Trail
A brief description of three prominent rock layers along the Fossil Discovery Trail.


Petroglyphs and Pictographs
Locations and information on viewing designs left by the Fremont Culture.

Josie Bassett Morris
Information about Josie's homestead cabin.

Tamarisk Beetles
Information on our newest weed warriors

Did You Know?

Photo of paleontologist Earl Douglass.

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.