Fossil discoveries at Colorado National Monument
The Monument's plateau-and-canyon country (red rock!) is the eastern gateway to the Colorado Plateau.
LOOK for these mammals as you drive along Rim Rock Drive or hike the trails.
Wildflowers - the entire plant - will be hosted here. Go to "What's Blooming Now?" to see a close up of the wildflower and a bulleted list of facts, including bloom time.
Lizards and Rattlers and Toads, Oh My!
Enjoy the beautiful scenery captured along the Monument Canyon trail by visitor and photographer Bill Cummings.
Watch flash floods in action in the Monument. See first hand how these amazing events continue to shape our canyons today.
Last updated: September 20, 2017
1750 Rim Rock Drive