Expect delays due to road work on HWY 64/87 west of Capulin, between Capulin and Raton, NM.
Picnic Area Restrooms Closed
Restrooms at the picnic area are temporarily closed. The restrooms in the Visior Center and in the Volcano Rim parking lot are open. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Capulin Volcano may have permanent positions available occasionally. These jobs will be listed on the Office of Personnel Management website as they become available.
Seasonal positions are usually available in the summer months in the maintenance and interpretation divisions. These jobs may be listed on the Office of Personnel Management website usually beginning in February or March each year.
Student interns may be hired through the Student Conservation Association (SCA) or the Geologist in Park program through the Geological Society of America.
Local high school and college students may apply for the Public Land Crew positions by contacting the monument.
For more information, contact the monument at (575) 278-2201 or email us.
Did You Know?
In the summer of 2011, Capulin Volcano had two unexpected sightings of Bighorn Sheep at the base of the volcano. Pressure from severe drought conditions may have forced the sheep to seek new areas for food.