• View of Cliff Dwellings from the Island Trail

    Walnut Canyon

    National Monument Arizona

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Park Newspaper

Ancient Times park newspaper, 2007-2008 edition (pdf, 1250 KB)
 
Previous editions:
Ancient Times, 2006-2007 edition (pdf, 1157 KB)
Ancient Times 2004 (pdf, 581 KB)
Ancient Times 2003 (pdf, 7298 KB)

Did You Know?

cliff dwellings

Original proposals in 1915 called for establishment of a Cliffs National Monument at Walnut Canyon. The name was changed to Walnut Canyon National Monument to avoid confusion with a nearby railroad siding, mill town, and post office called Cliffs.