• 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.

Volunteer

Volunteers-In-Parks

Volunteer opportunities are available whether you are spending one day in the park or will be in the area for an extended period. Volunteers help in a variety of ways from helping eradicate non-native species to working behind the visitor center desk. Volunteers of all ages can contribute time and expertise to assist NPS staff in achieving the National Park Service mission. Click above for general information or contact our Volunteer Coordinator.

Did You Know?

Map of United States showing Old Trails Highwary route

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.