• View of Cliff Dwellings from the Island Trail

    Walnut Canyon

    National Monument Arizona

Operating Hours & Seasons

**Entry to park trails closes 1- hour before the monument closes.**



Park entrance road, trails, and Visitor Center are open all year, except December 25.

Hours: November - May 22 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM MST

May 23 - October 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM MST


NOTE: Most of Arizona does not observe Daylight Savings Time. We stay on Mountain Standard Time year-round.



Did You Know?

An Arizona walnut tree

Walnut Canyon National Monument's name came from the Arizona walnut, a tree once common in the canyon bottom. It is less so now, because dams constructed upstream have decreased water flow through the canyon.