August 24, 2017
A New Annual Senior Pass Will Be Available at Devils Tower
A new Annual Senior Pass will be offered to any U.S. citizen or permanent resident who is 62 years of age or older. Beginning Monday, August 28, 2017 the new Annual Senior Pass will be available for $20 and the Lifetime Senior Pass will be available for $80.
August 22, 2017
Devils Tower to Celebrate the 101st Birthday of the National Park Service
Devils Tower National Monument joins 416 other National Park Service sites in celebration of the 101st birthday of the National Park Service. In recognition of this special day, Devils Tower will waive all entrance fees into the Monument on Friday, August 25.
August 14, 2017
Celebrating The Solar Eclipse at Devils Tower
On August 21, 2017, the continental United States will experience the first total solar eclipse in 38 years, a unique and perhaps once-in-a-lifetime event. The last solar eclipse in the United States was February 26, 1979.
August 03, 2017
Climbing Routes Reopen After Falcons Fly at Devils Tower
Climbing routes temporarily closed to protect nesting falcons have been reopened after peregrine falcon chicks successfully fledged from their nests on the Tower.
July 05, 2017
June Climbing Numbers Decrease For 2017
The 2017 voluntary June climbing closure for Devils Tower National Monument was successful in reducing numbers of climbers. There were 269 climbers for the month of June. This is a significant reduction from June, 2016 when 373 climbers ascended the Tower during the voluntary closure period.
June 03, 2017
Climber Fatality at Devils Tower National Monument
On Friday, June 2, at approximately 2 pm, Devils Tower National Monument staff were alerted that a rock climber had been injured in a fall.
June 01, 2017
History Celebrated at The Old Settlers’ Picnic
Devils Tower area residents celebrate history with music and picnics at the Old Settlers’ Picnic on Sunday June 25. Festivities will begin at 12:30 pm in the picnic area at Devils Tower National Monument.
May 27, 2017
Climbing Routes Closure Update at Devils Tower
An updated climbing closure is in effect after peregrine falcons were observed in nesting behavior on the southeast face of the Tower.
May 22, 2017
2017 Summer Concert Series at Devils Tower!
Devils Tower National Monument and the Devils Tower Natural History Association present a spectacular family fun summer!
May 12, 2017
Voluntary Climbing Closure at Devils Tower
A voluntary closure for climbing at Devils Tower will be in effect through the month of June.
April 26, 2017
Tourism to Devils Tower Creates Economic Benefits
A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that 498,000 visitors to Devils Tower National Monument in 2016 spent $31,586,800 in communities near the park. That spending supported 500 jobs in the local area and had a cumulative benefit to the local economy of $39,646,100.
April 10, 2017
Prescribed Burn at Devils Tower
Devils Tower National Monument will take advantage of the recent rainfall to conduct a prescribed burn within the next few weeks.
April 08, 2017
Celebrate National Park Week and Earth Day at Devils Tower
Devils Tower will join 117 other national park sites that normally charge an entrance fee and
offer free entrance on both weekends of National Park Week. “Find Your Park” at Devils Tower
and enjoy a beautiful drive through the rolling Black Hills of Northeast Wyoming!
March 17, 2017
Climbing Routes Temporarily Close to Protect Nesting Falcons
Climbing routes on the northeast face of Devils Tower have been temporarily closed to protect nesting peregrine and prairie falcons. The closure is implemented to provide the falcons with an undisturbed nesting location during this critical courtship and nest-selection period, and is an annual occurrence at Devils Tower.
January 12, 2017
The Night Sky Celebrated at Devils Tower- Half the Park is After Dark
Devils Tower National Monument contains some of the purest night skies in the Black
Hills. To celebrate and share the beauty of night skies, a series of star presentations are
scheduled in January and February.
January 06, 2017
Fee Free MLK Day 2017
National park sites across the country, including Devils Tower National Monument, will waive entrance fees on Monday, January 16, in recognition of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.