• Farming in the canyon

    Canyon De Chelly

    National Monument Arizona

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  • Fee Collection for Backcountry Permits

    Navajo Nation Parks & Recreation Dept (NPRD) has a new office at the Cottonwood Campground. NPRD who manages the canyon tour operations will be collecting fees for the backcountry permits starting May 1, 2014. Call NPRD at 928-674-2106 for information.


Maintenance Staff

Maintenance staff working on traditional Navajo home


Current employment opportunities with the National Park Service and other federal agencies can be found at www.usajobs.gov.


The Student Conservation Association (SCA) is a great program for high school and college students willing to work in the national parks and help protect precious natural resources and historic cultural landmarks. Visit the website at www.thesca.org.

Did You Know?


Canyon de Chelly National Monument may close or restrict travel into the canyon due to hazardous conditions or the protection of resources. Seasonal flooding from thunderstorms and melting snow can occur. Call ahead regarding canyon conditions.