Basic Information

25 Tuzigoot Rd
Clarkdale, AZ 86324

From Phoenix or Flagstaff take I-17 to exit 287, and then travel west on Hwy 260 to Cottonwood. Once in Cottonwood travel north through the town on Main Street. Just before Clarkdale you will see signs directing visitors onto Tuzigoot Rd.

Tuzigoot

Tuzigoot National Monument is open everyday with the exception of December 25th and January 1st. The park also closes at 2:00 pm on Thanksgiving Day and December 24th. During regular operating hours, last vehicle entry is at 4:45 pm.

Standard Hours

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Additional Information

Summer: Hot. Temperatures range from 95°F (35°C) beyond 110°F (42°C). Nighttime temperatures can be much cooler, around 70°F (21°C). From late June through early August, heavy rains called monsoons are common in the afternoons. Winter: Cool. Highs average around 55°F (13°C); lows may be in the teens (-10°C). Snow is rare, but possible. For detailed information, visit the National Weather Service: http://forecast.weather.gov/MapClick.php?lon=-112.02729309051725&lat=34.7698307603777#.VmWtK3arSUk

Entrance Fees:

Tuzigoot Entrance Fee - Per Person - $10.00

This entrance fee covers one adult, aged 16 and over, for entrance to Montezuma Castle and Tuzigoot National Monuments for 7 days.

Tuzigoot Entrance Fee - Children - $0.00

Children aged 15 and under are free.

Entrance Passes:

Tuzigoot and Montezuma Castle Annual Pass - $30.00

The Montezuma Castle and Tuzigoot Annual Pass covers the card holder and 3 other adults (aged 16 and over) into both Montezuma Castle and Tuzigoot for one year from date of purchase. Children 15 and under are free.

Tuzigoot Visitor Center

This visitor center provides the first stop for visitors to Tuzigoot National Monument. Stop in to purchase entrance tickets, see the informative and interesting museum, and check out the Western National Parks Association bookstore.

 
White tail doe cocks it's head to the side.
Wondering what Tuzigoot is all about?  It's an archaeological site, with a lot of nature to boot!

NPS Photo

Short Trails, Lots of Sun

While our trails are pretty short (the main trail around the pueblo is only 1/3 mile!), there is not a lot of shade at Tuzigoot. Definitely pack sunscreen and a hat! Check out the navigation links for more information on when we're open, how to get here, and what to do.

Last updated: February 29, 2016

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 219
Camp Verde, AZ 86322

Phone:

(928) 634-5564

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