• View of Cliff Dwellings from the Island Trail

    Walnut Canyon

    National Monument Arizona

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  • 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.

Support Your Park

Here are just a few "Best Ideas" to help you experience and support your national parks:

  • Visit Walnut Canyon National Monument
    The Walnut Canyon National Monument website www.nps.gov/waca provides information to help you plan a visit to the park. You can also call (928) 526-3367 for more information.
  • Become a Junior Ranger
    Encourage children to become Jr. Rangers. This is a great opportunity for children to learn more about Walnut Canyon with age appropriate activities.
  • Support Our Environment
    Help better our environment by remembering to reduce, reuse and recycle!
  • Experience Your America
    There are 392 National Park sites across America for you to explore and enjoy. You can learn more about them or how to plan your visit at www.nps.gov

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.