• Long House in autumn

    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 »

Pass Photo Contest Winners 2014

First Place by Kevin Schaffer

First Place by Kevin Schaffer

The winners have been selected in the 2014 Pass Photo Contest. The first place photo will appear on the 2015 Bandelier Annual Pass.

 
Second Place by Walter C
Second Place by Walter C Fazio
 
Third Place by  Joanne Kozuchowski
Third Place by  Joanne Kozuchowski
 
Honorable Mention by Maria Thibodeau
Honorable Mention by Maria Thibodeau

Did You Know?

Queen butterfly

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.