• View of Cliff Dwellings from the Island Trail

    Walnut Canyon

    National Monument Arizona

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Brochures

Park Newspaper
Read the latest edition of our "Ancient Times" park newspaper. (pdf, 1250 KB)

 
Coils that Bind
Four-page guide to Puebloan pottery - design, manufacture and use -from past to present. A free publication courtesy of Western National Parks Association. (pdf, 216 KB)
 
Where Can I See Rock Art?
Petroglyphs (rock carvings) and pictographs (rock paintings) are found throughout the Southwest. Here's a two-page guide to some of the sites that are open to the public. (pdf, 297 KB)
 

The San Francisco Volcanic Field, Arizona
Link to a U.S. Geological Survey fact sheet explaining volcanic activity in northern Arizona. Color photos.

Did You Know?

An early car trip  to Walnut Canyon

By 1915, travel to Walnut Canyon was relatively easy and inexpensive. Visitors could hire a buggy for $2 to $3, or an automobile tour for $4 to $6.