2014 Compendium now available
The 2014 park compendium is now available via the link below. This includes new prohibitions on unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) within national park units. More »
Cave permits now available for selected park caves
FREE mandatory cave permits are now available to visit specific caves in El Malpais. Permits can be obtained at the Northwest New Mexico Visitor Center at I-40/Exit 85 or at the El Malpais Information Center on NM Highway 53. More »
09/01/2013Location: La Ventana Arch off NM 117 Time: 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM Fee Information: no fees
Join a BLM ranger for a hike around La Ventana Arch after dark! Meet at the La Ventana Arch parking area just off NM Highway 117, 18 miles south of I-40/Exit 89. The hike starts at 8 pm.