• Capulin Volcano National Monument by J. Unruh

    Capulin Volcano

    National Monument New Mexico

Accessibility

Nature Trail

Nature Trail

NPS A. BUCCANERO

The Visitor Center, Nature Trail, and crater rim overlooks are accessible for visitors with physical disabilities. The picnic area has accessible restrooms and picnic tables.

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.