Last updated: January 23, 2018
Alerts & Conditions
McKittrick Canyon - gate hours - March 11, 2018 through November 4, 2018McKittrick Canyon access will change on Sunday, March 11, 2018 with the beginning of Daylight Saving Time. Beginning 3/11/18, McKittrick Canyon will be accessible to vehicles from 8:00 a.m. MDT to 6:00 p.m. MDT - gate will be locked at 6:00 p.m. MDT.
Williams Ranch Road closed to the public - March 13, 2018Date Posted: 2/12/2018 To conduct road maintenance, Williams Ranch Road will be inaccessible to visitor traffic until further notice; no keys to the Williams Ranch Road gates will be issued at this time. Hikers & stock riders can still access Williams Ranch from El Capitan trl.
Attention - Dog Canyon traffic alert/New Mexico SR 137 CLOSED - as of March 13, 2018Date Posted: 9/11/2017 New Mexico SR 137 is CLOSED from mile marker 1 to 2 north of the Texas state line. Major road maintenance will keep this closed until further notice. DC trails, corral, and campground are open, but ONLY accessible by foot from Tejas/Bush Mountain trails.
Restrictions on pet(s) trail access - park policy for safety, resource protection and preservationPets are permitted in Guadalupe Mountains National Park, however they are not permitted on most trails or in the backcountry. They are allowed only in areas accessed by vehicles, including roadsides, parking areas, picnic areas and campgrounds.