• Capulin Volcano National Monument by J. Unruh

    Capulin Volcano

    National Monument New Mexico

Park Newspaper

Capulin Volcano National Monument's official newspaper contains current news, schedules, and information about the park. Capulin Volcano National Monument publishes the Capulin Chronicle biannually in May and October. These publications are freely distributed by the park and may be downloaded from this page. All of these digital publications require the free Adobe Acrobat Reader for viewing. For best results, we suggest that you download the file to your computer before viewing or printing. Many more publications are available through the park's bookstore.


Capulin Chronicle Fall 2012 (309K pdf)

Capulin Chronicle Spring 2012 (602K pdf)

Capulin Chronicle Fall 2011 (943K pdf)

Did You Know?

color photograph of tumuli or squeezeup

Tumuli or squeezeups usually develop when lava flows on level ground. A mound of lava is pushed up from the flow when the crust buckles, with additional pressure from the liquid lava of the flow.