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September 22, 2017
2017 Fall Hours and Services at Dinosaur National Monument
Fall brings changes in visitor center hours and services at Dinosaur National Monument.

August 28, 2017
Jones Hole Creek in Dinosaur National Monument Reopened to Recreational Access
Jones Hole Creek is open to recreational access within the monument.

June 29, 2017
Monument Paleontologist Retires after 38 Years
On July 1, 2017, Dr. Dan Chure, monument paleontologist will retire after 38 years of federal service. Dan arrived at Dinosaur National Monument in 1979 and spent his entire National Park Service career at Dinosaur.

April 26, 2017
Tourism to Dinosaur National Monument Creates Over $20 Million in Economic Benefits
A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that 304,312 visitors to Dinosaur National Monument in 2016 spent $ 18,084,200 in communities near the park. That spending supported 244 jobs in the local area and had a cumulative benefit to the local economy of $20,457,600.

January 19, 2017
2016 Visitation at Dinosaur National Monument Increases 4%
December visitation numbers for Dinosaur National Monument showed a 13.8% increase for the month over 2015 statistics, with the year ending with an overall increase over 2015. On December 31, recreational visits for the year tallied a total of 304,314 – a 4.3% increase over the 2015 annual visitation.

Last updated: February 24, 2015

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