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    Bandelier

    National Monument New Mexico

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  • Access by Shuttle Bus Only

    Through October 27, 2014 all access to the most visited part of the park, Frijoles Canyon, will be via a mandatory shuttle bus from the nearby community of White Rock from 9 AM - 3 PM daily. Private cars may drive in before 9 AM or after 3 PM. More »

News

pinyon jay

Pinon jays love eating the seeds from pinon cones.

NPS Photo by Sally King

Bandelier National Monument usually publishes a park newspaper twice per year, once in late spring and once in winter. Click the link to the left to see our most recent issue.

News Releases contains information of current interest.

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Did You Know?

Macaw

Ancestral Pueblo people traded items such as fine quality obsidian and pottery from this area for items such as macaws, copper bells, and seashells from distant lands.