Operating Hours & Seasons



Summer hours: The summer season starts May 24, 2015 and ends September 12, 2015. The visitor center is open 8 A.M. to 5:30 P.M. everyday. Both Sunset View and Canyon View campgrounds are open. Sunset View Campground has water and restrooms available, but does not have dump station and hook ups. Canyon View Campground is a primitive campground you have to bring your water and composting toilets are available.. The three short rim trails are open Sandal Trail, Aspen Trail and Canyon View Trail. Longer hikes to Betatakin and Keet Seel are available daily. During the summer season we go on Daylight Saving Times which is one hour ahead of Mountain Standard Time (MST). We will be back on Mountain Standard Time (MST) on Sunday, November 01, 2015.

Winter hours: The winter season starts September 12,, 2015 and ends May 2016 Memorial Day week. The visitor center is open 9 A.M. to 5 P.M. every day. Sunset View campground will be open, as will the three self-guided rim trails Sandal Trail, Aspen Trail and Canyon View Trail . Please call for updates (928)672-2700.

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Download the trail map for the three rim trails.

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