• Montezuma Castle's prehistoric dwelling

    Montezuma Castle

    National Monument Arizona

Park Planning

General Management Plan

Click here to view the summary version of Montezuma Castle's General Management Plan.

Click below to review the General Management Plan that establishes the direction for Montezuma Castle and Tuzigoot National Monuments for the next 15 to 20 years.

2010 General Management Plan

2010 General Management Plan (Summary)

2010 GMP Finding of No Significant Impact

Did You Know?

Sunset Crater

The Sinagua people witnessed the most recent volcanic eruption of Sunset Crater along the eastern slope of the San Francisco Peaks. In 1064 A.D. Sunset Crater erupted and then flared up intermittently for nearly 200 years, spreading half a billion tons of ash across 800 square miles.