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 »
Sound of Silence Trail
Brochures: Trail brochure available at the Quarry Visitor Center. A special brochure for Fossil enthusiasts with in depth descriptions of the fossils found in the rock layers is available for download here. A special brochure for Geology enthusiasts with in depth descriptions of the geology of each rock formation is available for download here. (Please Note: Only the general trail brochure is available at the Quarry Visitor Center. The Fossil and Geology enthusiast brochures are only available online).
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.