Operating Hours & Seasons

Arrive Early

Visitor Center and Museum

Open Every Day from 8 am to 5 pm (closed December 25).

During the hot times of year it is best to arrive early and drink water if you are hiking to the dwellings. Park staff may close the dwellings due to safety concerns like lightning, flooding, or bee activity. For a listing of special programs and events visit the Calendar page.

Lower Cliff Dwelling

Open Every Day Starting at 8 am.

You must start hiking by 4 pm to be back before closing. The Lower Cliff Dwelling is a steep paved mile round trip walk.

Upper Cliff Dwelling

Accessible Only Through Guided Tour.

The park offers tours from November to April on weekends starting at 10 am. It is a 3 mile round trip hike on a backcountry trail. The month of March tends to be the busiest time of year. Please call for a reservation; space is limited. Visit the Guided Tours page for more information or call us at (928) 467 2241.

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