Island Trail Loop Partially Closed
5/13/2013: The north facing side of the Island Trail loop will be closed for trail construction Monday - Thursday. The entire trail will be reopened on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. Please call 928-526-3367 for more information. More »
Tours and Hikes
A variety of interpretive programs are offered throughout the year!
Join a Park Ranger for a tour along the Rim Trail or on the Island Trail.
Call (928) 526-3367 to check schedules.
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1) LEDGE HIKE - Three hour hike. Strenuous. Offered second and fourth Saturday of each month at 9:00am MST. Call (928) 526-3367 for reservations.
2) RANGER CABIN WALK - Two hour hike. Easy. Offered every Sunday at 9:00am MST. Call for information. Call (928) 526-3367 for reservations.
Summer Opening for Educators and Interpreters - More Info? Click here
Click here for the 2013 NPS/USFS Interpretive
Did You Know?
In 1915 a spur road to what is now Walnut Canyon National Monument was designated part of the National Old Trails Highway, also known as the Ocean-to-Ocean Highway, which stretched for 3,095 miles across the US. Walnut Canyon became a short detour from this major transcontinental route.