Operating Hours & Seasons

Following guidance from the CDC, from state and local public health organizations, and in consultation with NPS Public Health Service officers, the El Morro NM Visitor Center remains closed. However, trails (Inscription Loop and the Headland Trail) are open Wednesday through Sunday (closed Monday & Tuesday), from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Closed Thanksgiving (November 26), Christmas (December 25), and New Year's (January 1).

9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.(but remember to plan accordingly to complete the trail(s) before 5:00 p.m.)

Dates and times are subject to change based upon staffing. Please call the visitor center (505-783-4226 ext. 801) for the most up-to-date information.

Portions of the park trails, including all of the Headland Trail, may be closed during the winter months (November through mid-May) because of ice and snow. For current trail conditions, call 505 / 783-4226 x801. Visit the Weather page for more information.

Image of El Morro with snow
Winter can be a beautiful time to visit.

NPS photo by Sarah Beckwith

Last updated: September 20, 2020

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

HC 61 Box 43
Mile Marker 44.6 Hwy 53

Ramah, NM 87321


(505) 783-4226 x801

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