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 »
Crews manage wildfire near Lost Woman Crater
A small wildfire near Lost Woman Crater is being managed by crews from the National Park Service and the Bureau of Land Managment. Recent heavy rains will minimize fire growth, but travelers may experience smoke on NM 53 near the continental divide.
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.