Capulin Volcano Entrance Passes
Capulin Volcano prefers payment of all fees and permits with credit and debit cards. It saves a significant amount of money, helps us be safe,secure, and effective and allows us to spend more time with you. A limited amount of cash passes are available.
Due to current staffing limitations, vehicles over 26 feet are prohibited to drive up Volcano Road. Exceptions to this rule include educational groups and commercial tours with a driver who holds a current CDL and who have made arrangements with the scheduling office at 575-278-2201. Appointments must be received at least 3 weeks in advance. For more information about educational group visits, please see the Plan a Field Trip page.
Per private vehicle: $15.00 - receipt valid for 7 Days ($20.00 beginning January 1, 2019)
Admits private, non-commercial vehicle (15 passenger capacity or less) and all occupants to Capulin Volcano National Monument. Please contact us in advance if you are arriving in a large vehicle (RV) or bus. The maximum size of a vehicle allowed on the Volcano Road without a permit is 26 feet in length and/or 8 feet in width. Passes may be upgraded to annual passes within 7 days of purchase.
Per private motorcycle: $10.00 - receipt valid for 7 Days ($15.00 beginning January 1, 2019)
Admits one private motorcycle and all occupants to Capulin Volcano National Monument. Capulin Volcano accepts the America the Beautiful - Federal Lands Passes (Interagency Annual, Senior, and Access passes) in place of an entrance fee. Passes may be upgraded to annual passes within 7 days of purchase.
Capulin Volcano Annual Pass: $30.00 - valid for 12 months from the month of purchase. ($35.00 beginning January 1, 2019)
Admits one private vehicle and all occupants to Capulin Volcano National Monument.