Portion of Echo Park Closed Due to Mountain Lion Activity
The closed area includes the group campsite (other campsites remain open), river access area, the adjacent restroom, water spigot and the path following the Green River upstream to its confluence with the Yampa River. A fresh animal kill is in the area.
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?
Dinosaur National Monument is as famous for its dramatic canyon scenery as it is for its dinosaur fossils.