Concession Business Opportunity RFP

The National Park Service provides notice of the release of a Prospectus to solicit proposals for the award of one Concession Contract to provide Firewood and Beverage Sales in Dinosaur National Monument. The effective date of the Concession Contract is expected to be January 1, 2025.

Scope of Work

The Required Services under this Contract are the sale of pre-cut, bundled firewood and kindling stocked for purchase. It will be based on a self-pay honor system at two (2) Service-managed campgrounds. Including, Split Mountain Campground and Green River Campground, and the sale of non-alcoholic vended beverages outside the Quarry Visitor Center.

The sale of pre-cut, bundled, firewood and kindling is authorized at four (4) Service-managed campgrounds. Including, Deerlodge Park Campground, Echo Park Campground, Gates of Lodore Campground, and Rainbow Park Campground. Also, the firewood must be stocked for purchase based on a self-pay honor system.

The required operating season is from the Friday of Memorial Day Weekend through the last day of campground reservations at each campground, generally September 30th. Annual Service activities, such as snowplowing and road clearing, may determine seasonal campground opening and closing dates. Any requests for modifications from the minimum operating season, either to expand or reduce operations within campground opening and closing dates, must be approved by the Superintendent. See Draft Contract Exhibit A, Operating Plan for additional details.

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Submission Information

Lastly, the deadline to submit proposals is due at 4:00pm MST on Thursday September 5, 2024.

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