Visitors & GPS Users: Please go to the Visitor Center (Unser at Western Trail)
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 »
See petroglyphs at Boca Negra & Piedras Marcadas Canyons
Petroglyph viewing is available at Boca Negra and Piedras Marcadas Canyons. Rinconada Canyon is temporarily closed due to trail collapse and unsafe trail conditions. Per Superintendent's Order: T36 CFR 1.5(f).
The Petroglyph National Monument Bookstore is operated by Western National Parks Association, a private, non-profit organization, whose mission is to promote preservation of the national park system and its resources by creating greater public appreciation through interpretation, education, and research. Today, more than ever, parks need partners like WNPA to make sure that everyone can have the national park experience. Members help WNPA fulfill its mission.
To become a member of this organization or to find other publications by Western National Parks Association, visit the online bookstore at http://www.wnpa.org.
The following are just a few items which may help you to better understand Petroglyph National Monument. Our bookstore carries many other book titles. For additional information, please call us between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. (Mountain Time) at (505) 899-0205 ext. 347 or ext. 335 or email wnpa staff.
Petroglyph National Monument
by Dr. Joseph P. Sánchez
The history of the Atrisco Land Grant and its heirs from the 17th to the 20th centuries. Some of this historic Spanish grant now comprises a part of Petroglyph National Monument. 93 pp.
by Paul W. Bauer et al.
Excellent guide to the central
by Hart Schwarz
A listing of the 111 species that have been sighted within the boundaries of the monument. 8 pp.
Order # P0100……$0.50
The Geology of Northern New Mexico's Parks, Monuments, and
Set of eight images of petroglpyhs within the monument.
Order # I4520……$4.00
Petroglyph National Monument Logo Items