Increased Fire Restrictions, Effective June 5 Until Further Notice
Due to increase fire danger and dry conditions, all fires (charcoal, coal, and wood) are prohibited. Cook stoves and lanterns are still allowed. Smoking is limited to enclosed vehicles.
The Public is invited to
Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument's
April 14, 2012
Celebration activities held at the
Kris Eggle Visitor Center
2:30 Flag Ceremony
2:35 Welcome by Superintendent Lee Baiza
2:45 Guest Speaker: Bill Broyles
Guest Speaker: Ned Norris
Chairman for the O'Odham Nation
3:30 Closing remarks by Superintendent Lee Baiza
3:45 Ballet Folklorico de Ajo
4:15 Viewing of the new exhibits
The entrance fee for the monument is waived for the day. For more information call 520-387-6846 ext. 7302.
Former and current employees are invited to an all employee reunion after the celebration. Call 520-387-6849 ext. 7502 for more information and to make reservations for dinner.
Did You Know?
Ninety-five percent of Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument is designated wilderness. Anyone can experience this irreplaceable resource, for in Organ Pipe Cactus NM the wilderness is to be found just a few yards off any road.