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Frequently Asked Questions
Can I visit the monument on my own?
No, you can only visit the monument on a ranger-led tour.
Why do I have to visit the monument with a ranger?
For the protection of the monument. All resources within the monument are protected and must be left in place and undisturbed.
How do I arrange a tour?
Call park headquarters at (806)857-3151 several days in advance and request a tour. Tours are generally given everyday at 10:00 AM and 2:00 PM.
Is there a fee for the tour?
No, all tours are free.
How long does the tour take?
Usually about two hours.
What should I bring?
Water and good walking shoes with closed toes (no flip-flops). Other items you may want include sun-hat, sunscreen, or jacket, depending on the weather.
Last updated: March 31, 2012
P.O. Box 1460