Current Conditions

Alerts

July 1, 2022 Update

Dinosaur Quarry and Cub Creek Area

Roads

Cub Creek Road: open. Auto Guide booklet available at visitor centers for $1.
Split Mountain Road: open.

Campgrounds

Green River Campground: open, drinking water available.
Split Mountain Group Campground: open, drinking water available.

Trails

Fossil Discovery Trail: open. Free trail handout available at Quarry Visitor Center and Exhibit Hall.
Sound of Silence Trail: open. Trail booklet available at trailhead for $1.
Desert Voices Trail: open.
River Trail: open. Leashed pets permitted. Pick up and dispose of pet waste.
Lizard Petroglyph Trail: open.
Box Canyon Trail: open.
Hog Canyon Trail: open.

Rainbow Park & Island Park Area

Island Park Road: open. Road not maintained in winter, and may be impassable when wet or covered in snow.
McKee Springs Petroglyph Trail: open.
Rainbow Park Campground: open, no drinking water available, all 4 sites first-come, first-serve.

Harpers Corner & Echo Park Areas

Roads

Harpers Corner Road: open. Auto Guide booklet available at visitor centers for $1.
Echo Park Road: open. 4WD and high clearance recommended. Road not maintained in winter, and may be impassable when wet or covered in snow.
Yampa Bench Road: open. 4WD and high clearance recommended. Road not maintained in winter, and may be impassable when wet or covered in snow.

Campgrounds

Echo Park Campground: open, water available. Pack out your own trash. Sites are first-come, first-serve. One group site for groups of 8-15 people is reservable on Recreation.gov. Note Echo Park and Yampa Bench Road conditions above.

Trails

Plug Hat Butte Area Trails: open.
Ruple Point Trail: open.
Harpers Corner Trail: open.
Bull Canyon Trail (Off Yampa Bench Road - Not Bull Canyon Rim Trail at Plug Hat Butte): Flooding/washout caused severe damage to the trail including complete wash out of trail in lower sections of the canyon.

Deerlodge Park Area

Deerlodge Road: open.
Deerlodge Park Campground: open, drinking water available. All sites first-come, first-serve, pack out your own trash. Vehicles must stay on pavement in parking area and campers hike in to sites under the trees.

Jones Hole Area

Jones Hole Trail: open.

Gates of Lodore Area

Colorado HWY 318: open.
Moffat County HWY 34 & 34N: open.
Gates of Lodore Trail: open. Trail booklet available at trailhead for $1.
Gates of Lodore Campground: open, drinking water available. All sites first-come, first-serve, pack out your own trash.

Last updated: July 1, 2022

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4545 Hwy 40
Dinosaur , CO 81610

Phone:

435 781-7700

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