Volunteer Opportunity: Wilderness Volunteers

Wilderness Volunteers is a nonprofit group that organizes and promotes volunteer service in partnership with Colorado National Monument. In 2012, Wilderness Volunteers and Colorado National Monument are hosting a trail maintenance volunteer vacation April 29-May 5. For information on volunteering, see Wilderness Volunteers.

Free Public Screening of “The City Dark”

A Search for Night on a Planet that Never Sleeps Thursday, March 29 at 7:30 PM Saccomanno Lecture Hall (Room 141), Wubben Science Building Colorado Mesa University THE CITY DARK asks a simple question: “Do we need the stars?”  Blending a contemplative tone with cutting-edge science and poetic footage of …

Road Update: West Side of Rim Rock Drive open at 4:30

Thursday, March 15, 2012 at 4:30 p.m., Colorado National Monument will reopen the west section of Rim Rock Drive between the west (Fruita) entrance station and the Visitor Center to all traffic. Earlier today, that portion of the road had been closed due to public safety concerns and the necessity …

Public Safety Notice: West Hill Temporarily Closed March 15

Due to public safety concerns, Colorado National Monument will temporarily close a four mile section of Rim Rock Drive along the west hill to all traffic between the West Entrance Station to the campground turnoff near the Visitor Center on Thursday, March 15, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. This …

CNMA Members Participate in Focus Group

On Saturday, February 4, several CNMA members accepted our invitation to participate in a focus group session.  They shared their ideas regarding what they like about CNMA, what we might do to better serve and engage our members, and ways to gain greater visibility in the community and attract more …