Visitors & GPS Users: Please go to the Visitor Center (Unser at Western Trail)
To find the visitor center please use the coordinates provided in the 'Directions' link. Otherwise you will get lost driving in various neighborhoods that surround the monument. Do not go to Headquarters (6001 Unser Blvd.) it is not designed for visitors. More »
See petroglyphs at Boca Negra & Piedras Marcadas Canyons
Petroglyph viewing is available at Boca Negra and Piedras Marcadas Canyons. Rinconada Canyon is temporarily closed due to trail collapse and unsafe trail conditions. Per Superintendent's Order: T36 CFR 1.5(f).
The Monument's visitor center is located on the westside of Albuquerque, New Mexico. From Interstate 40 take the Unser Blvd. exit (#154) and proceed north 3 miles to Western Trail. Turn left or west onto Western Trail and follow road to the visitor center.
For Volcanoes access, please note that the City of Albuquerque renamed Paseo del Volcan to Atrisco Vista Boulevard.
Attention GPS Users:
Degrees, minutes and seconds:
35° 8'20.18" N
35° 8.336' N
106° 42.672' W
Universal Transverse Mercator (UTM):
344106.94 m E
3889791.15 m N