Programs, Activities, and Events
Puerco River Petroglyph Hike with Volunteer (VIP) Eric
Events & Activities
Ongoing: Keep an eye out for roving rangers in park areas like Puerco Pueblo, Crystal Forest, and Giant Logs.
Summer Ranger Programs started June 14, 2015
11am Triassic Talk: Join a ranger to discover the secrets of the Late Triassic at the Rainbow Forest Museum. This is a talk inside the museum. There may be a walk after the talk along the Giant Logs Trail.
11am Painted Desert Inn National Historic Landmark Tour: Join a ranger for a tour of the charming Painted Desert Inn National Historic Landmark and explore its evolution during the first half of the 20th century. This is a walk through a historic building, and can involve stairs.
2pm Triassic Talk, Rainbow Forest Museum.
2pm Painted Desert Inn National Historic Landmark Tour
Zuni artist Eileen Yatsattie working on a pot
Cultural Demonstration Program
The park hosts regional cultural demonstrators at various times throughout the year.
Shonto Begay working on a painting at the historic inn
This program allows artists to spend time living and working in the park, sharing their experiences with visitors.