Entrance into our National Parks is free today in celebration of the opening weekend of National Park Week.
The National Park Service says more than 100 sites across the country will be offering free visitor admission and will be waiving commercial tour entrance fees and transportation entrance fees.
The parks in Colorado that are participating include:
Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park,
Colorado National Monument,
Dinosaur National Monument,
Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument,
Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve,
Hovenweep National Monument,
Mesa Verde National Park and
Rocky Mountain National Park.
For a full list of participating parks, check the National Park Service's website.