Monument and Visitor Center Open

The Colorado National Monument has re-opened with the end of the federal government shutdown. The Visitor Center and CNMA Bookstore is open 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. seven days a week. Trails are open and Rim Rock Drive can be cycled or driven. Our Fall Walks and Talks resume with next week’s classes and events. Some need pre-registration. Please call to pre-register: 970.858.3617, ext. 360 or for more information.

Landscape Photography in Monument Canyon, Thursday, Oct. 24 8am and Saturday, Oct. 26, 4pm with Donna Fullerton; please call for more information, starting location and pre-register.

History of the National Park Service, PowerPoint presentation by Greg Gnesios, Visitor Center Auditorium, Thursday, October 24, 5-6 p.m.

Scenes Along the Rim Rock Art Exhibit, Friday, October 25, 5-9 pm, 210 East Aspen Ave. in Fruita, featuring the work of our 2014 Monument Calendar photographers.