SANTA FE, N.M. – On Wednesday, March 20, U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) will be in northern New Mexico to announce legislation to establish Bandelier National Monument as a national park and host an opioid grants workshop in Española aimed at combating substance use disorders.
Los Alamos, NM – With the enactment of the continuing resolution, staff at Bandelier National Monument will resume regular operations on January 30, 2019. Winter Visitor Center hours are, once again, 9 am. – 5 p.m.
Los Alamos, NM – Due to the lapse of appropriations and the subsequent shutdown of the federal government, Bandelier National Monument is closed for the safety of visitors and park resources.
U.S. Park Rangers of Bandelier National Monument are seeking the public’s help with identifying those responsible for illegally killing a mule deer in the park. The mule deer was killed between 12 p.m. December 7 and 7:15 a.m. December 8. The incident occurred west of the Bandelier entrance near mile post 55 on Highway 4.
The Park will be closed Christmas and New Year’s Day.
Enjoy a Solstice Walk at Bandelier National Monument on the Winter Solstice, December 21, the shortest day of the year and the point on the calendar when the days begin to lengthen again.
Bandelier Superintendent Jason Lott is proud to announce that the Bandelier Mastermind Council was the group winner of the National Park Service Intermountain Region’s 2018 Leadership Award.
Many locations throughout the area will be closed on Thanksgiving, Thursday, November 22, but Bandelier National Monument will be open, with Visitor Center hours 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Bandelier National Monument welcomes the third and final Artist in Residence of the 2018 season, Larry Hughes. Hughes is a Memphis-based artist working primarily in watercolor, drawing media, and oil. With roots in Arizona and California, his primary artistic interests are western wilderness areas, particularly National Parks, the Sonoran Desert and northern New Mexico, where he hikes trails to create art used to support later studio work.
You are invited to join Bandelier Astronomy Rangers at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, in the Juniper Campground Amphitheater to be a part of International Observe the Moon Night.
Bandelier National Monument welcomes the second Artist in Residence of the 2018 season, Jym Davis.
Davis is a Professor of Art at Reinhardt University in north Georgia. Since 2016, He has been creating hand-made masks inspired by national park animal life and landscapes.