Wupatki National Monument
Guided Discovery Hikes
If you love discovery, geology, history and hiking, Wupatki National Monument has a guided hike for you! On the 2nd and 4th Saturday from January 12th through March 23rd, 2013, you can take a guided hike and discover for yourself what makes Wupatki National Monument a unique and beautiful place.
You will explore Wupatki’s open grasslands, red rock geology and ancient pueblos on a guided back country excursion. These Discovery Hikes are moderately difficult, and last 2-4 hours, and begin at 12:00 pm, reservations are required as space is limited. Please call 928. 679.2365 to reserve a space. Visit Wupatki National Monument for a detailed hike schedule.
The Visitor Center and Pueblo Trail at Wupatki National Monument is open daily from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and all other trails are open from sunrise to sunset. Entrance fees are $5.00 per person age 16 and over. America the Beautiful passes are honored and sold. There is no additional fee for the hike. Wupatki National Monument is located 34 miles north of Flagstaff via Highway 89. Allow one hour to drive from Flagstaff to the Wupatki Visitor Center.