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 »
Citizenship in the Nation Merit Badge
Requirements Related to Bandelier
2a. Visit a place listed on the Register of Historic Places.
2c. Tour a federal facility
2d. Choose a National Monument and find out about it
The Bandelier Civilian Conservation District had been designated a National Historic Landmark. The CCC was responsible for constructing all of the buildings in Frijoles Canyon. The park is a National Monument and a federal facility. Use this website to find out more about Bandelier.
Did You Know?
Tarantula hawk hatchlings feed on the still living body of a tarantula captured by their mother. The mother tarantula hawk must fight the tarantula and then drag it to a burrow where she deposits an egg.