Operating Hours & Seasons

2015 Spring Hours:
(Continue through Saturday, June 27, 2015)
Visitor Center-9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Trails-9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Please plan on being here by 4:00 p.m. at the latest to walk the 1/2-mile Inscription Trail; 3:00 p.m. to walk the entire 2-mile Headland Trail.

2015 Summer Hours:
(Begin Sunday, June 28, 2015 and continue through Monday, September 7, 2015)
Visitor Center-9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Trails-9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Please plan on being here by 5:00 p.m. at the latest to walk the 1/2-mile Inscription Trail; 4:00 p.m. to walk the entire 2-mile Headland Trail.

2015 Fall Hours:
(Begin Tuesday, September 8, 2015 and continue through Saturday, October 31, 2015)
Visitor Center-9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Trails-9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Please plan on being here by 4:00 p.m. at the latest to walk the 1/2-mile Inscription Trail; 3:00 p.m. to walk the entire 2-mile Headland Trail.

2014 - 2015 Winter Hours:
(Winter hours begin Sunday, November 1, 2015 and will remain in effect until May 27, 2016 )
Visitor Center-9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Trails-9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Please plan on being here by 4:00 p.m. at the latest to walk the 1/2-mile Inscription Trail; 3:00 p.m. to walk the entire 2-mile Headland Trail.


Dates and times are subject to change based upon staffing. Please call the visitor center (505-783-4226 ext. 801) for the most up-to-date information.

Closed December 25 and January 1.

Portions of the park trails, including all of the Headland Trail, may be closed during the winter months (December through mid-May) because of ice and snow. For current trail conditions, call 505 / 783-4226. Visit the Weather page for more information.

 
Image of El Morro with snow

Winter can be a beautiful time to visit.

NPS photo by Sarah Beckwith

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