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National Park Service completes project to increase accessibility at Devils Tower


August 12, 2021

Courtesy NPS

Some of the accessibility improvements at Devils Tower National Monument.

Major improvements to the accessibility of trails, exhibits, parking and restrooms were completed in July at Devils Tower National Monument. It is the first major upgrade to the park's infrastructure since the mid-1950s, when annual visitation was about 130,000 compared to about 500,000 now.

The project enhanced accessibility for visitors with disabilities and brought the park into compliance with federal accessibility laws and regulations. Superintendent Amnesty Kochanowski said, "We want all people to be able to experience the nation's first national monument. The design team employed un...

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