ALERT: The Navajo Nation is currently closed to visitors and under Stay At Home & Curfew orders.
We hope you enjoy your visit to Canyon de Chelly National Monument when it's safe to do so! The park is located in Chinle, Arizona, and is entirely on Navajo tribal lands with families living in the canyon. While visiting the Navajo Nation, please remember we observe Daylight Savings Time from March to November.
TRIP PLANNING UPON REOPENING
There is NO entrance fee. The park features a Welcome Center, two rim drives with ten overlooks, and one public trail to visit on your own. Private companies offer canyon tours. Two campgrounds in the park require a fee.
The town of Chinle is 2 miles from the park and offers a grocery store, post office, hardware store, bank, laundromats, gas stations, convenience stores, and fast food places. There are also 3 motels with dining and gift shops. Read our Planning Your Visit guide for details on how to visit the park.
There is more useful information to help plan your visit, including basic information, directions, and operating hours for the park. Other useful information includes safety, accessibility, fees & passes and permits & reservations. There's even a calendar of free Ranger led programs.
Last updated: January 20, 2021