Colorful canyons, cliffs, and other rock formations tower 2,000 feet over the Colorado River on this part of the spectacular Colorado Plateau. Drive or bike the 23-mile Rim Rock Drive for scenic views from the top of the canyons or hike among the 40 miles of trails to get a closer look at some of the park's sculpted rocks, wildlife, and desert plants.
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Trip Colorado’s Historic Lands, Landmarks & Locomotives (Black Sheep) The national parks within Colorado feature mountainous splendor of alpine lakes, towering peaks, rolling meadows, and captivating wildlife. Along the way, we will ride aboard the famous Durango & Silverton and Cumbres & Toltec narrow-gauge railroads through breathtaking viewsheds in southwestern Colorado’s San Juan Mountains.
Letter Position on Colorado National Monument Draft Bill NPCA’s position on a proposed citizens draft bill to elevate the venerable Colorado National Monument in Grand Junction to national park status.