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.
Doing Business with the Park
The two main objectives of this site are information about our permit operations and to provide commercial guides with current information about the natural and cultural resources of Chiricahua National Monument administered as part of Southeast Arizona Group.
Commercial Use Authorizations
Special Use Permits
National parks make wonderful laboratories. If you are interested in a permit for conducting research in the park click the link to go to the National Park Service Research Permit and Reporting System.
Did You Know?
The rock formations at Chiricahua National Monument were carved by ice and water from layers of rhyolite, which was originally ash blown out during the Turkey Creek Volcano eruption 27 million years ago.