Island Trail Partial Closures
Sections of the Island Trail are undergoing needed repairs creating partial closures. Please call ahead 928-526-3367 for the latest conditions.
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
Did You Know?
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.