Visitor Center Summer Hours in Effect Beginning May 1, 2014
Summer hours are in effect for the visitor center from May 1 - October 12, 2014 from 8:30 am - 4:30 pm. The hikers' shuttle will leave the visitor center at 9 am. For more information call 520-824-3560 0. More »
Entrance and Camping Fees Waived this Summer
From June 1 through September 30, all entrance fees will be waived and federal lands passes will not be available for purchase at the park. More »
Mushroom Rock Trail Closed to Horses, Hikers Use Caution
Mushroom Rock Trail is closed to horses due to hazardous conditions caused by recent flooding. Hikers use caution. Trail is washed out in place and may be difficult to follow.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. Where is the monument?
2. How do you say this name?
3. What does Chiricahua mean?
4. What time does the monument close?
5. When is the busy season?
6. Do the creeks ever flow?
7. What animals will I see during my visit?
8. Do I need reservations for the campsites?
9. Where is the closest gas station?
10. Does it snow at Chiricahua National Monument?
Did You Know?
The deer you see at Chiricahua National Monument are Arizona white-tailed deer, also called Coues deer. It is one of the smallest subspecies of white-tailed deer found in North America.