Calendar

Visitors on ranger led hike
 

FREE EVENTS

Check for details at the Visitor Center
Sign up for hikes in person; first 15 people

MARCH: Archaeology Month; Free hikes and programs

APRIL 1: Park's Birthday; Refreshments served to celebrate establishment of Canyon de Chelly NM

APRIL 16-22: National Park Week; Clean up of trails, campground and community

MEMORIAL DAY TO LABOR DAY: Summer Activities; Free programs- Hogan Talks, Rim Talks and Afternoon Talks; Free Hikes - Thursday, Friday and Saturday 7AM

JUNE 1: Treaty Day; Special programs about the Navajo Long Walk

AUGUST 25: Founder's Day! Celebrate the birthday of the National Park Service.

SEPTEMBER 23: Public Lands Day Event; Clean up shoreline at Wheatfields Lake

OCTOBER 31: Halloween Costume Contest; 1st to 4th Place winners receive gift certificates

NOVEMBER: Native American Heritage Month: Special programs offering during the month

!KNOW YOUR LIMIT!

  • Hikes are moderately strenuous to strenuous.
  • Hikes can involve some climbing; hiking up/down uneven slick rock; and through sand, mud, and water.
  • Be prepared with water, snacks, personal first aid kit and insect repellent.
  • Wear hiking boots, hat and dress in layers.
  • Weather can be unpredictable - rain, snow, dust storms, and heat.

DO NOT ATTEMPT HIKES IF YOU HAD RECENT SURGERY or HAVE RESPIRATORY, ANKLE, KNEE OR BACK PROBLEMS, DIFFICULTY CLIMBING STAIRS OR FEAR OF HEIGHTS.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 588
Chinle, AZ 86503

Phone:

(928) 674-5500

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