The Heart of the World

Colorado National Monument preserves one of the grand landscapes of the American West. But this treasure is much more than a monument. Towering monoliths exist within a vast plateau and canyon panorama. You can experience sheer-walled, red rock canyons along the twists and turns of Rim Rock Drive, where you may spy bighorn sheep and soaring eagles.

The Your Pass Now logo over a photo of bighorn sheep on a rocky slope

Entrance Passes Now Available On-line

Visitors can now pre-purchase annual and seven day passes for Colorado National Monument.

View from the Visitor Center into Monument Canyon

Saddlehorn Visitor Center Webcam

The webcam captures images every few minutes so you can keep an eye on the canyon.

Multi-color tents in campground

Opportunities for Camping

An 80 site campground awaits your visit! Camp year round. Some sites are available by reservation March - October.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

1750 Rim Rock Drive
Fruita, CO 81521


(970) 858-3617 x360

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