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 »
Hiking Trails Along Cub Creek Road
On the Utah side of the park, several trails of various lengths allow visitors to explore the scenery, geology, plant and animal life found within Dinosaur National Monument. The Fossil Discovery Trail even provides the chance to discover fossils "in the wild" just as Earl Douglass or other paleontologists may have in the past. Click on the links below to find out more information on the various trails.
Did You Know?
Whitewater rafting is a popular way to experience the remote canyon areas at Dinosaur National Monument. You can take a licensed commercial rafting trip or you can tackle the river on your own, provided you have a permit, the correct equipment and the necessary experience.