Plan Your Visit

Ranger with visitors on the Rim Trail

Ranger with visitors enjoying the view on the Rim Trail.

NPS Photo


**Walnut Canyon National Monument will begin summer hours on Friday, May 22, 2015. Summer hours will be 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. **

Preparing for your monumental visit to Walnut Canyon

From diverse plant and animal life, to the remains of structures dotted across the canyon, Walnut Canyon National Monument offers a look into the past and how people have adapted to the land and their environment to survive and thrive.This year, Walnut Canyon is celebrating its 100th anniversary as a National Monument! Join us for events scheduled throught the year. Plan your visit today!

Open everyday of the year, except December 25, Walnut Canyon National Monument offers opportunities to explore the visitor center, Island Trail and Rim Trail.

Walnut Canyon National Monument welcomes teachers and students to learn and explore. Get started planning your field trip!

Did You Know?