Where To Eat
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Food service is not available within Capulin Volcano National Monument.
A picnic area in the monument is open year round. The picnic area has tables, grills, restrooms and trash containers; restrooms are closed from mid-October until May.
The closest restaurant is in Des Moines, NM. The Sierra Grande Restaurant, 12 miles east in Des Moines, is open year round for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Other restaurants and fast food are available in Raton, NM, 30 miles west, and Clayton, NM, 58 miles east, of Capulin Volcano.
Did You Know?
Lizards and other reptiles need to warm up in the sun. Visitors to Capulin Volcano often see lizards scurry into rock crevices when startled.