Bandelier celebrates Year of the Bird Global Big Day Oct. 6

Global Big Day

Bandelier celebrates Year of the Bird Global Big Day Oct. 6 

Bandelier National Monument will be celebrating the Year of the Bird in October with Global Big Day #2 on October 6.  Meet at the Visitor Center at 8 a.m. for a bird walk down the Falls Trail to kick off this important bird day.  Please wear comfortable shoes/boots and bring water and binoculars if you have them. Contact the Bandelier Visitor Center for more information at (505) 672-3861, ext. 517.

Celebrate National Public Lands Day at Bandelier

Mullein

Celebrate National Public Lands Day at Bandelier

National Public Lands Day is generally billed as the nation’s largest single-day volunteer effort for public lands.  On this day, thousands of people do volunteer work such as trail maintenance and litter pickup, while others make a special point of taking the day to enjoy the public lands that belong to everyone. To celebrate this special day, many federal lands, and some state parks as well, offer free admission.  

Bandelier Welcoming New Artists in Residence

DSCN6675

Bandelier Welcoming New Artists in Residence Bandelier National Monument is welcoming their next artists in residence, husband and wife fine art photographers Philip Metcalf and Patricia Galagan.  They will be in the park through November 7.   Metcalf and Galagan are based in New Mexico. Their landscape photography has increasingly been influenced by environmental concerns in the American […]