Operating Hours & Seasons

2015 Summer Hours:

(Continue through Monday, September 7, 2015)
Visitor Center-9:00 am to 5:00 pm; Trails-9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Please plan on being here by 4:00 pm at the latest to walk the 1/2-mile Inscription Trail; 3:00 pm to walk the entire 2-mile Headland Trail.

2015-2016 Winter Hours:

(Winter hours begin Tuesday, September 8, 2015 and will remain in effect until May 27, 2016 )
Visitor Center-9:00 am to 5:00 pm; Trails-9:00 am to 4:00 pm.
Please plan on being here by 4:00 p.m. at the latest to walk the 1/2-mile Inscription Trail; 3:00 pm 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 Thanksgiving (November 26), Christmas (December 25), and New Year's (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 x801. 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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