Closures and Missile Tests
Upcoming Missile Tests: From time to time the missile range that surrounds us performs missile testing that may require the closure of the park or Highway 70. Please follow the link below for up to date information on closures More »
New Monument Hours
The monument currently opens at 8 a.m. and closes roughly 1 hour after sunset. More »
Full Moon Nights
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 8:00 pm
Thursday, June 12, 2014 at 8:30 pm
Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 8:30 pm
Sunday, August 10, 2014 at 8:00 pm
Monday, September 8, 2014 at 7:30 pm
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 6:30 pm
Did You Know?
Unlike most other birds, which have three front toes and one back toe, the roadrunner has two front and two back toes, allowing it to run down its prey. Look for its distinct X-shaped tracks on the white sands.