From strenuous treks over jagged lava flows to moderate loops in the trees, El Malpais has many hikes for you to explore. Visit or call the El Malpais Visitor Center for more information. Trail guides and digital trail maps with phone GPS compatability are also available on the NPS App. Be sure to download El Malpais for offline use if using the NPS App as cell service in not available in all areas of the park.
El Calderon Trail
Hike across the oldest lava flow up to a cinder cone volcano.
Lava Falls Trail
Explore the youngest lava flows in the region!
Last updated: November 22, 2022