• View of Cliff Dwellings from the Island Trail

    Walnut Canyon

    National Monument Arizona

Pets

dog in car window

Don't leave your dog in a hot car.

Photo by Carol Kruse

Pets are NOT ALLOWED on monument trails or in buildings.

Pets are allowed in the parking lot only. They must be leashed at all times. Please clean up after your pet.

NOTE: Summer heat is intense; pets left in vehicles - even for a short time - can suffer heat stroke and die.

Did You Know?

photo of Willa Cather

Willa Cather (1873-1947) is best known for her novels My Antonia and Death Comes for the Archbishop. She also wrote Song of the Lark, set at what is now Walnut Canyon National Monument.