June 15, 2017
Tonto National Monument to Temporarily Close Trail to Lower Cliff Dwelling due to Excessive Heat Warnings
Roosevelt, AZ - Due to excessive heat warnings for Roosevelt, AZ and surrounding areas, the trail to the Lower Cliff Dwellings will be closed starting Saturday, June 17 and lasting until Wednesday, June 21, 2017.
May 23, 2017
Tonto National Monument Reduces Summer Hours to Hike to the Lower Cliff Dwelling
Roosevelt, AZ - In order to mitigate the number of heat-related incidents and promote visitor safety, Tonto National Monument will reduce summer hours to the Lower Cliff Dwelling from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. starting on June 1, 2017 and ending on August 31, 2017.
May 23, 2017
Dry Conditions Trigger Fire Restrictions at Tonto National Forest and Tonto National Monument
Roosevelt, AZ - Effective on May 24th, all districts of the Tonto National Forest and the Tonto National Monument are going into Stage 1 Fire Restrictions.
April 28, 2017
Tourism to Tonto National Monument Creates $3,155,800 in Economic Benefits
Roosevelt, AZ - A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that in 2016, 38,048 visitors to Tonto National Monument spent $2,224,600 in communities near the park. This visitor spending supported 33 jobs in local area and had a cumulative benefit to the local economy of $3,155,800.
April 03, 2017
Tonto National Monument Kicks off National Park Week with Ranger-led Programs
Roosevelt, AZ - Join us for programs and special events as we kick off National Park Week and celebrate Junior Ranger Day and Earth Day.
March 08, 2017
Tonto National Monument Celebrates Heritage Days on March 18 & 19
Celebrate Heritage Days with Tonto National Monument in recognition of Arizona Archaeology and Heritage Awareness Month on March 18 and 19 from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
February 15, 2017
"Things that Go Bump in the Night" offered at Tonto National Monument on Saturday, February 25 from 7 pm - 9 pm
Roosevelt, AZ - Tonto National Monument provides invaluable habitat for a variety of wildlife and a number of nocturnal creatures. Hike to the Lower Cliff Dwelling with a park ranger and learn about the diverse nocturnal wildlife that call Tonto home. This event is free and open to the public. Activities for kids will be offered at 7:00 pm and the hike to the Lower Cliff Dwelling will begin at 7:30 pm. The entry gate to the park will be closed at 7:30 pm, so please plan to arrive before that time. Bring a headlamp, water, and comfortable shoes for hiking.
February 13, 2017
Tonto National Monument Offers Fee Free Day for Presidents' Day on February 20, 2017
Roosevelt, AZ - Tonto National Monument, along with other national park units, national wildlife refuges, national forests and public lands managed by Bureau of Land Management will waive their entrance fees in celebration of Presidents' Day on February 20, 2017.
January 27, 2017
Tonto National Monument Offers Bird Walks
Roosevelt, AZ - Learn about the wide variety of birds at Tonto National Monument, such as Cactus Wrens, Gila Woodpeckers, Gambel's Quail, and more on ranger-led walks.