Between 30,000 and 76,000 visitors come to Valles Caldera National Preserve each year to hike, bike, fish, hunt, and simply enjoy this southwest geologic gem. The busy season runs from May - October.
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Preparing for your visit to Valles Caldera ahead of time will let you spend more time enjoying the scenic beauty of the park once you arrive. Please come prepared for the following:
Remember, your safety is your responsibility.
Last updated: February 21, 2023