Fees & Passes

Viewing canyon from an overlook
 

NO ENTRANCE FEE

There is no fee to visit Canyon de Chelly National Monument! Feel free to visit the overlooks or hike the White House Trail on your own. Donations to the park can be made at the park store.

National Parks with an entrance fee will accept the official America the Beautiful pass. National Parks across the country also offer free entrance days during the year.


OTHER FEES

BACKCOUNTRY PERMITS & COTTONWOOD CAMPGROUND: The Navajo Parks and Recreation Department (NPRD) issues backcountry permits and manages the Cottonwood Campground. The NPRD office at entrance of the campground collects fees for backcountry permits and camping. Call 928-674-2106 for more information.

CANYON TOURS: Local private companies offer canyon tours along the canyon floor by hiking, horseback or vehicle. Tour operators must be contacted directly for rates and reservations. For a current listing of operators, contact the Navajo Parks and Recreation Department at 928-674-2106.

SPECIAL USE PERMITS: Special events such as weddings, large group events, and commercial filming or photography require a Special Use Permit that may include fees, liability insurance, security bond and even compliance clearance.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 588
Chinle, AZ 86503

Phone:

(928) 674-5500

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