Last updated: March 23, 2016
Alerts & Conditions
Stage II Fire Restrictions ImplementedDate Posted: 5/4/2018 Due to drought, fire restrictions are in effect. NO SMOKING IS ALLOWED ANYWHERE IN THE PARK except in enclosed vehicles. No fires of any kind are permitted in the monument or on the surrounding national forest.
Red Flag Fire Warning 6/9 & 6/10 2018Date Posted: 6/9/2018 Gusty southwest winds, & low relative humidity values mean critical fire weather conditions for much of northern Arizona 6/9-6/10. Saturday's Red Flag Warning and Sundays Fire Weather Watch are in effect from 11 AM MST until 7 PM both days.
Fees Increasing to Improve Visitor ExperienceDate Posted: 5/6/2018 Effective Friday, June 1, 2018, entrance fees at Sunset Crater Volcano and Wupatki will increase to $25 per vehicle or $15 per motorcycle, valid for seven days. An annual park pass to the Flagstaff Area National Monuments will cost $45.