Welcome to Colorado National Monument

Heart of Time, released in 2022, is an introduction to the natural and cultural history of the Monument that can be viewed in person at the Saddlehorn Visitor Center.


Nature Investigations

These longer videos (six to nine minutes in length) offer mini-lessons related to academic standards that learners can engage with in a classroom, but any visitor can watch and maybe learn something new about Colorado National Monument!


Minute In It

This series offers one-minute immersive experiences in various parts of Colorado National Monument. Enjoy as a short mindfulness moment or to get an idea about a trail.


Originally released for Earth Science Week 2021, this five-video mini-series might just rock your world. Each one-minute video highlights a unique feature of Colorado National Monument and offers thoughtful reflection on our outstanding geology.


Desert Partners

These video shorts describe symbiotic relationships in the high desert. Produced in partnership with 2022 summer interns from Colorado Mesa University.



These videos can be referenced as needed by their users.

Last updated: January 31, 2023

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