Please call 970-858-3617 Ext: 300 for more details before submitting an application for activities.
Spreading of Cremains or Scattering Ashes and First Amendment Activities
FREE permit required, contact the Special Use Coordinator at 970 858-3617, Ext: 300.
Entrance fees will apply to each vehicle entering the monument.
How To Apply
Contact the Special Park Use Coordinator at 970-858-3617 Ext: 300
Rules and Regulations
Memorials and Scatterings
1. Please Limit the number of vehicles in your party to 10 as parking space is limited. For
2. Special Use Permits issued for most facilities and areas will be limited to three hours.
3. Activities may not interfere with normal visitor use of the Park; therefore, areas will not
4. Park personnel will not be available to offer special assistance for traffic, parking, or
5. All participants associated with a Special Park Use event such as a wedding must
6. Amplification of sound before, during, or after the ceremony and connection to park
7. Animals are to be kept on a leash at all times and under physical control and pets,
8. Any event that interferes with the normal activities of visitors, such as the closing of
9. No disturbance of vegetation or other natural objects is allowed.
10. Park regulations do not permit the throwing or scattering of rice, birdseed, flower
11. Buildings or structures cannot be used for attachments (such as banners or flowers).
Most of the above rules and regulations also pertain to First Amendment activities.
Freedom of speech, press, religion, and assembly are constitutional rights. However,
A small group is defined as "25 people or less" and is required to obtain a First Amendment Permit if they are located within a park designated First Amendment site and have no more than leaflets, booklets and/or hand held signs. A permit is required for any small group that:
Some examples of special events that fall under First Amendment Rules:
There are no permit fees associated with First Amendment permits.
If you are not sure that your event requires a permit or you have other questions, contact:
Last updated: February 17, 2017