Learning in the Monument

Amazing canyons, incredible desert life, and more await you and your students in this unique outdoor classroom. Study geology, ecology or cultural history on a ranger-guided field trip in the Monument or explore our curriculum materials to use in the field or in your classroom. 


Contact an Education Ranger: 970-858-3617 x363 or email us.


Plan a Field Trip

Bring your students on a field trip to the Monument! Ranger-led programs are available for grades K-12.

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Students studying rocks with ranger in the background.

Take a Virtual Tour

Explore the rocks, plants, and animals of the Monument. Learn about the jobs of National Park Service employees

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Trail heading into Colorado National Monument

Lesson Plans

Enhance your classroom curriculum with these hands-on lessons! All lessons are designed by teachers.

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Ranger in a classroom

Last updated: March 24, 2020

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

1750 Rim Rock Drive
Fruita, CO 81521


(970) 858-3617 x360

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