Last updated: March 23, 2016
Alerts & Conditions
Alcove House Closure February, 2018Alcove House will be closed Feb 26 - March 2 for ladder replacement. Call 505-672-3861 x 517 for details
Gift Shop and Snack Bar ClosedThe food and beverage concession at Bandelier National Monument will be closed beginning November 21 and is expected to reopen in spring 2018. There is currently no other food and beverage option at the monument.
Strong Winds and Hazard TreesBecause of recent fires and forest die-back, some areas of the Monument can be dangerous during times of high winds. Use caution and stay alert when hiking on windy days, and backcountry camp well away from stands of dead or fire damaged trees.
Uber, Lyft, and other "Taxi" servicesBandelier is in a remote location, with cell service in the canyon limited to Verizon 4G only. Services like Uber and Lyft will bring you here, but there may be no way to contact a ride out. Please plan your pickup before being dropped off at Bandelier.