- July 3-4, 2023
- August 30-September 1, 2023
- September 29-30, 2023
- October 27-28, 2023
Be prepared to hike 1.5-miles (2.4 km) round trip through the desert where you will explore what the night has to offer at Carlsbad Caverns National Park.
How to Attend
Although these programs are free, attendance will be limited to first-come, first-served with a maximum of 12 participants for each program. Please register for the programs at the visitor center information desk on the day of the program. Registration may be available at the evening's Bat Flight Program. Ask a ranger for more details.
Where to Meet
All hikes will begin after the Bat Flight Program. Meet the rangers at the park sign in front of the visitor center at the designated program time.
8 years old
What to Wear and Bring
- Dress comfortable and wear comfortable shoes.
- No open-toed shoes.
- Long pants are required.
- Bring water and a snack.
- Please bring a red light flashlight or red light headlamp to preserve your night vision. Ranger will provide red light headlamps if you do not have one.
Programs may be canceled due to inclement weather.