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Visitor Information

Whether you are local or traveling from afar, we welcome you to Walatowa and the Pueblo of Jemez.  Stop by the Walatowa Visitor Center and learn more about the people who have inhabited this land for thousands of years.  We look forward to seeing you.

Summer Hours

The Walatowa Visitor Center is open daily
9:00 am-4:00 pm

Winter Hours

Open Daily

Physical Address

Walatowa Visitor Center
7413 Hwy 4
Jemez Pueblo, New Mexico 87024

Mailing Address

Jemez Enterprises
7413 Hwy 4,  P.O. Box 280
Jemez Pueblo NM, 87024

Telephone Number

(505) 494-1960


E-Mail us at:



Please call (575) 834-7235

Many of the Jemez Pueblo’s ancestral lands are located within the Santa Fe National Forest. The Pueblo of Jemez and the U.S. Forest Service have established a cooperative partnership to monitor management, care, preservation and respect for these ancestral grounds. A part time/seasonal Jemez District Forest Service Representative is stationed, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, at the Pueblo of Jemez Welcome Center to answer questions and assist with the following:

  • Jemez District Recreation Information and Handouts
  • Local Travel Information
  • Forest Road Conditions/Closure Updates
  • Santa Fe National Forest Maps
  • Fire Wood Permits: (May-December)
  • Latilla Cutting Permits
  • Tree Transplant Permits (May – December)
  • Christmas Tree Cutting Permits (Thanksgiving-Christmas Eve)
  • Rock Permits are no longer available 

Call (575) 834-7235 to speak with a Forest Service Representative to verify:

  • Current Permit Fees
  • Current Road Conditions
  • Road Opening and/or Closure Dates
  • Open fire/camp fire status
  • Recreation and Campground Opening, Availability and/or Seasonal Closure Dates
From Albuquerque:

Take I-25 north to Bernalillo exit #242,

Turn left heading West on US 550 to San Ysidro

At San Ysidro, merge right on to Highway 4, the Pueblo of Jemez Welcome Center is located at the Jemez Red Rocks (approx. 7 miles north of San Ysidro).