Camping Cabins

Enjoy the great outdoors from the comforts of the indoors in one of our eight river-adjacent log camping cabins. With all there is to do in Dead Horse, you'll need a cozy place to rest.

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Programs & Events

3rd Annual Bat Blitz at Tuzigoot National Monument

Friday, August 2, 2019   7 pm - 9:30 pm

Partner event near Dead Horse Ranch State Park in Cottonwood, AZ. The National Park Service would like to invite the public to the Tuzigoot Bat Blitz! Join us for the free event on Friday, August 2nd from 7:00 to 9:30 pm for a peek inside the life of the only flying mammal in the world. The evening will begin with at 7:00 pm with a bat talk with Ranger Laura. Attendees can learn about the latest research methods that biologists use to study bats.  READ MORE

Verde River Day 2019

September 28, 2018   9:00 am - 3:00 p.m.

Celebrate all things outdoors while learning about the dynamic ecology of the Verde River. All day events and activities for the whole family! This event is free!  READ MORE



Take a short hike around the park or challenge yourself on the trails leading out to Coconino National Forest, there's no shortage of picturesque hiking trails around the park.

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Park and Facility Hours

The park is open year-round.

Gates close at dark. Seasonal hours may apply.

Day Use

8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. daily

Visitor Center/Park Store

8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. daily


Holiday Hours

Thanksgiving: 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Christmas Eve: 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Christmas: Closed


Park Entrance Fee

Per vehicle (1-4 Adults): $7.00
Individual/bicycle: $3.00