Attention GPS Users
To find the visitor center please use the coordinates provided in the 'Directions' link. Otherwise you will get lost driving in various neighborhoods that surround the monument. Do not go to Headquarters (6001 Unser Blvd.) it is not designed for visitors. More »
Trail Closures due to trail restoration project
Per Superintendent's Order: T36 CFR 1.5(f), Rinconada Canyon and other side trails are closed until further notice due to an extensive trail restoration project. Inquire at visitor center for open petroglyph viewing trails. Thank you.
Junior Ranger and Senior Ranger Programs
Petroglyph National Monument offers two activity booklets for visiting families. Depending upon grade level and/or age, those children visiting the monument may pick up a Junior Ranger or Senior Ranger activity book at the Visitor Center. Upon completing a number of activities children will be awarded their Junior or Senior Ranger badge, patch, and a certificate.