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; Click for Schedule of FREE hikes and programs

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

APRIL 15-23: National Park Week; Clean up of trails, campground and community

MEMORIAL DAY TO LABOR DAY: Summer Activities; Free programs- Ranger led talks and hikes; Click for Summer Schedule

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

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

SEPTEMBER 30: 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 TBD

!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.

Last updated: June 6, 2017

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Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 588
Chinle, AZ 86503

Phone:

(928) 674-5500

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