Last updated: March 23, 2016
Alerts & Conditions
Limited Hours of OperationThe Monument is open Thursdays-Mondays from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The road up to the volcano rim closes at 4:10 p.m. We are closed every Tuesday and Wednesday until further notice.
Credit/Debit Card Only to pay entrance feesWe only accept credit/debit cards entrance fees. There will be limited cash only passes available through our cooperating association.
Buses, RV's, all Trailers, Vehicles over 26 feet!Vehicles 26ft & over are prohibited to drive to the top of the volcano. Trailers may be left in the lot at the base of the volcano. Vehicles over 26ft are unable to maintain their lanes. Special arrangements may be possible for CDL drivers with permits.
Bicycles and Hikers Prohibited on Volcano RoadDue blind curves, lack of any shoulder, inability to pass, and sheer drop-offs, bicycles and hikers are prohibited on volcano road. Bicyclist and hikers must drive to the top of Capulin Volcano in a vehicle less than 26 feet long.