Hiking Merit Badge
Requirements Related to Bandelier
4. Make a written plan for a 10 mile hike
5. Take 5 hikes, each on a different day and each at least 10 continuous miles.
6. Take a 20 continuous mile one-day hike
7. Write a short report for each hike
There are over 70 miles of hiking and backpacking trails in the park. These are available for day hikes or overnight camping. If camping, a permit is required and available at the Visitor Center. Trail maps are available at the bookstore.
Did You Know?
Western Pygmy Blue butterflies are the smallest butterflies in North America. They have wingspans of just .5 to .6 inches.