Winter/Spring Visitor Center Hours 9 AM - 5 PM
FALL DAYSOctober is usually the best time for fall color and the days are warm while the nights are cool to downright cold. The first snow of the season near the visitor center often happens around Halloween with earlier snow in the park's high country. Migrating cranes can be heard flying norh overhead and wandering male tarantulas may be encountered as they search for love.
A SPECIAL BEAUTY
Download a slide show about the Main Loop Trail and Alcove House (25mb)
Last updated: October 16, 2022