• Jasper Forest is magical in twilight, particularly the logs on stone pedestals

    Petrified Forest

    National Park Arizona

Programs, Activities, and Events

VIP lead backcoutry hike

Puerco River Petroglyph Hike with Volunteer (VIP) Eric

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Programs, Activities, and Events

Ongoing: In our 'off season', staff at Painted Desert Inn and Rainbow Forest Museum are happy to offer short, customized talks or walks as staffing and time allows;simply ask at either location.

Ongoing: Keep an eye out for roving rangers! As staffing allows, rangers rove park areas to include Puerco Pueblo, Crystal Forest, and Giant Logs.

December 6, 2014: Parade of Lights after dusk in Holbrook, Arizona we will be walking with our horse rangers and other staff.

December 8-9: Petrified Forest's Anniversary of being designated as a national monument and then as a national park.

March, 2015:
Arizona Archeology and Heritage Awareness Month Activities

 
Iron Camera Exhibit Opening at Painted Desert Inn NHL

Iron Camera Exhibit Opening at Painted Desert Inn NHL

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Jun 20 - Dec 20, 2014: United Catalysts presents Postcards from the Iron Camera, an exhibit at Painted Desert Inn National Historic Landmark. Viewing Hours:10am to 4pm daily.

 
several pots are manipulated by tongs in a firepit

Firing pottery at Painted Desert Inn.

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The Cultural Demonstrator
Program

 
Shonto Begay artist in resident painting at Painted Desert Inn

Shonto Begay, Artist-in-Residence

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Artist-in-Residence Program

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