Leupp Chapter

Leupp at a glance

Population — 951 at the 2010 Census

History — Francis E. Leupp (which Leupp was named after) grew up around the Little Colorado River, where early residents planted corn, beans and squash on the flood plain. After a series of floods in the 1940s, the town was moved to higher ground at its present location on N-15.  Leupp was also the very first Navajo chapter, and comprises the southwestern corner of the Navajo Nation.

Attractions — Grand Falls, Sunrise Trading Post, near to Twin Arrows Casino

Land area — 303,746 acres

Industries — El Paso Natural Gas and the Transwestern Pipeline have facilities here, and Tooh Diné Industries manufactures circuit boards.

(Source: http://www.navajotimes.com/news/chapters/071813leu.php#.VeXcm_lViko)


“Promote and empower sustainable communities through Navajo values of K’e and T’aa hwõ aji t’eego”.


“To provide quality services and opportunities by strengthening local stewardship and building positive partnerships for future generations”.

The Grand Falls

**ATTENTION GRAND FALLS VISITORS: Please be respectful of the beautiful land when visiting. Do not litter. Do not off-road. Do not chase the livestock. Do not speed on the dirt roads. No ATV’s allowed. No camping. No alcohol. Ahe’hee’ (Thank you).**

No permits are required to visit/hike the Grand Falls.

The Grand Falls only flows during the monsoon season.

Directions to Grand Falls

From Flagstaff, AZ

Scheduled Meetings

Chapter Planning Meeting:
Sunday, March 1, 2020 @ 12:00 PM (MST)
Regular Chapter Meeting: 
Monday, March 9, 2020 @ 5:30 p.m. (MST)
District V Grazing Meeting:
Monday. March 2, 2020 @ 9:00 a.m. (MST)
Birdsprings Chapter House
CLUPC Meeting:
Veterans Meeting: 
Sunday, March 8, 2020 @ 1:00 PM (MST)
Permittee Meeting:
Friday, March 20, 2020 @ 9:00 a.m. 
Leupp Chapter House
District V Council Meeting:
Friday, March 6, 2020 @ 5:00 pm MST
Leupp Chapter House
Western Navajo Agency Council: 
Saturday, March 21, 2020 @ LeChee Chapter

Other Useful Information

Trash Hours:
8:15 AM to 11:45 AM
Closed for Lunch 12:00 PM- 1:00 PM
1:15 PM to 4:30 PM

Check out our Community Bulletin

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Leupp Chapter is the First Established Navajo Nation Chapter and home to The Grand Falls.

Celebrating our 90th Anniversary!

Navajo Nation Officials

Jonathan Nez
Navajo Nation President

Myron Lizer
Navajo Nation Vice-President

Thomas Walker, Jr.
Council Delegate (Birdsprings, 
Cameron, Leupp and Tolani Lake)

Chapter Officials

Valerie Kelly
Leupp Chapter President

Angela Horseherder-Cody
Leupp Chapter Vice-President

Calvin Johnson
Leupp Chapter Secretary/Treasurer

Kenny Welch
Leupp Grazing Committee Member