Guided Backcountry Hikes

Horse mesa during rain
Horse Mesa during rain

photo by Mark Peterson

Hike Schedule for 2021

Only a few backcountry guided hikes remain. Get your reservations now.
  • Reservations required – call the Bandelier Visitor Center (505) 672-3861, ext. 0. There is a limit of 10 people on each hike.
  • All mileage information is round trip
  • Participants must wear sturdy boots or hiking shoes and be in good physical condition to handle elevation gains in and out of the canyon. Bring a pack including 2-3 liters of water, multiple snacks/bars (in some cases a lunch), a rain jacket, sunscreen, hat, any necessary medications. Safety briefings will be given at the start of each hike.
Alamo Canyon
Alamo Canyon

photo by Mark Peterson


9/18 Hike: Mid alamo canyon Start: 9:00 am Duration: 7 miles, 4 hours
10/2 Hike: Alamo Canyon Loop Start: 8:00 am Duration: 14miles, 7 hours
10/9 Hike: Falls Trail Start: 10:00 am Duration: 3 miles, 2 hours
10/16 Hike: Yapashi loop Start: 8:00 am Duration: 16 miles, 8 hours

Frijoles Canyon
Frijoles Canyon

photo by Mark Peterson

Last updated: October 12, 2021

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Mailing Address:

Bandelier National Monument
15 Entrance RD

Los Alamos, NM 87544


505 672-3861 x0

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