We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Isolated, long gravel, so worth it.

This is my second visit. Both times we hiked up to the top of the trail. Make sure to shout and... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
Daniel W
,
Gardner, Kansas
Breath Taking!

Gorgeous Gorgeous area! The views are stunning and the campground is spotless. For those that like... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2016
lae76465
,
Bradford, Pennsylvania
Read all 5 reviews
3
All photos (3)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good60%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Jul 20, 2017
“Isolated, long gravel, so worth it.”
Sep 21, 2016
“Breath Taking!”
About
Visitors to Dinosaur National Monument can hike along the Gates of Lodore Nature Trail, a place of rugged beauty where western history was made.
Contact
Dinosaur, CO
Reviews (5)
Filter reviews
5 results
Traveler rating
2
3
0
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
2
3
0
0
0
See what travelers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 20 July 2017

This is my second visit. Both times we hiked up to the top of the trail. Make sure to shout and listen to the repeated echos. Look around, down. There's stuff to see everywhere. Instead of returning the same way you came up, make a...More

Thank Daniel W
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Gorgeous Gorgeous area! The views are stunning and the campground is spotless. For those that like to go on the river you can't get any closer than this.

Thank lae76465
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Lodore is well off the beaten path in Dinosaur. If that's what you like, check it out. You'll drive an hour or two from US 40 to get there, and find few others. You can head round the east side of the Monument on state...More

1  Thank Eric W
Reviewed 15 July 2015

Not much going on out here, which is how we like it. There are a lot of camping spots with no one there. The ranger station was closed. Bathrooms well managed. We hiked the short trail, it's a hot one in the summer, no cover,...More

1  Thank okaugust
Reviewed 12 July 2013

First as you travel from east to west don't take the first turn off, take the second and save yourself 4 miles of gravel washboard road. The second turn is still 3 miles of washboard, but at the end you are rewarded with a grand...More

Thank Visitvango
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all hotels
Flaming Gorge Resort
123 reviews
51.18 km away
Split Mountain Motel
51 reviews
60.32 km away
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Naples Vernal
385 reviews
60.35 km away
Econo Lodge Downtown
168 reviews
61.23 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 4 restaurants in Dinosaur
Bedrock Depot
76 reviews
53.93 km away
Smokey's Cafe
5 reviews
57.22 km away
Red Canyon Lodge Dining Room
108 reviews
57.58 km away
Naples Country Cafe
37 reviews
60.41 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 12 attractions in Dinosaur
Sand Wash Basin
18 reviews
6.36 km away
Dinosaur National Monument
837 reviews
26.73 km away
Flaming Gorge Dam Visitor Center
61 reviews
49.99 km away
Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area
233 reviews
50.59 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Gates of Lodore Trail staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines