Ranger-led Programs

a ranger speaking
An evening program at Squaw Flat Campground in The Needles

NPS/Kirsten Kearse

 

Learn more about the natural and cultural resources at Canyonlands National Park. Join a ranger for a talk, hike, or evening program.

All program schedules are subject to change. Schedules and times vary, so please check locally at visitor centers and campground bulletin boards for current listings.


Program Schedule

Island in the Sky

Rangers offer programs daily spring through fall. Programs may include talks at the visitor center and overlooks. Rangers may offer stargazing programs and other events.

Ranger programs have concluded for the season. Programs will resume in spring 2017. Check back here for program schedule updates.

For a listing of events, check the Calendar.


The Needles

Rangers offer evening programs most nights in spring and fall. Rangers may offer stargazing programs and other events.

Ranger programs have concluded for the season. Programs will resume in spring 2017. Check back here for program schedule updates.

For a listing of events, check the Calendar.


The Maze

Rangers at The Maze lead guided hikes in Horseshoe Canyon most weekends during spring and fall.

Horseshoe Canyon hikes have concluded for the season. Check back here for the 2017 schedule.

For a listing of events, check the Calendar.

This is a semi-strenuous hike covering seven miles, part of this in deep sand, and includes a steep ascent of 800 feet to exit the canyon.

Be prepared with plenty of water, lunch and snacks, any medications you may need, sun protection, clothing appropriate for the weather, and good hiking shoes. Hikes may be cancelled due to flash flooding or thunderstorm activity.

If you're not driving a four-wheel-drive or all-wheel-drive vehicle, visit the road conditions page, or call ahead for the latest road conditions. Call 435-259-2652 between 8 am and 4:30 pm.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

2282 Resource Blvd.
Moab, UT 84532

Phone:

435-719-2313

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