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 »
There is no lodging within Bandelier, but there is a wide variety available in nearby communities including Los Alamos, White Rock, Espanola, and Santa Fe. To contact the Chambers of Commerce for these communities, call: Los Alamos/White Rock: (505) 662-8105 Espanola: (505) 753-2831 Santa Fe: (505) 983-7317
Did You Know?
Queen butterflies are often mistaken for Monarchs because they look so much alike. This is beneficial to the Queen, who is avoided by predators who fear this look-alike may be as toxic as the Monarch.