Tonto National Monument Hours:
Normal Operations (September 1-May 31):
Visitor Center is open daily from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (closed Thanksgiving and Christmas Day).
The Lower Cliff Dwelling Trail is open daily from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. You must start your hike before 4 p.m. Foot traffic is being limited to decrease congestion. Wait times may exist and the trail may hit capacity and close before the normal 4:00 close time. It is recommended to visit mornings or weekdays. Park staff may close the trail to the Lower Cliff Dwelling due to safety concerns such as lightning, flooding, bee activity, or heat.
During summer months (June, July, and August), the Lower Cliff Dwelling trail is open from 8:00 a.m. to noon. You must start your hike before noon.
The Upper Cliff Dwelling Trail is only accessible by guided tour November through April. Tours are limited, and you must have a reservation. Reservations open October 1st for the season. To make a reservation, you must call (928) 467-2241. For additional information, visit the Guided Tours page.