Bandelier National Monument protects over 33,000 acres of rugged but beautiful canyon and mesa country as well as evidence of a human presence here going back over 11,000 years. Petroglyphs, dwellings carved into the soft rock cliffs, and standing masonry walls pay tribute to the early days of a culture that still survives in the surrounding communities. Read More
An Open Book of Human History
Visiting in Fall/Winter/Spring
Visiting in the winter/spring (October, 2018 - May 15, 2019) has its own challenges and rewards.
Last updated: March 17, 2019