A Stellar Example of Recent Volcanic Activity
Come view a dramatic landscape—a unique place of mountains, plains, and sky. Born of fire and forces continually reshaping the earth’s surface, Capulin Volcano provides access to nature’s most awe-inspiring work.
Hummingbird Monitoring Project
Capulin Volcano has some exciting sights to see. One of the most spectacular is the hummingbirds zipping from tree to tree.Read More
Summer Market at Capulin Volcano
The Summer Market at Capulin Volcano celebrates & supports artisans who make northeastern New Mexico and southeastern Colorado unique.Read More
Join the Conversation
Capulin Volcano is experimenting with new ways to engage park visitors. Check out our Facebook and Twitter pages to help you plan your visit.Read More
Out of this World Volcanoes!
Volcanoes are not restricted to the planet Earth. Join us for a series of night hikes and star parties to learn about volcanoes in space.Read More
An Exciting Ecotone
Capulin Volcano is a unique meeting place between the Rocky Mountains and the Great Plains. Learn about our ecotone and how you can help preserve it.Read More
Education is a Blast!
With a variety of natural resources, Capulin Volcano is an excellent setting for teaching in person or via the web.Read More
Did You Know?
In the summer of 2011, Capulin Volcano had two unexpected sightings of Bighorn Sheep at the base of the volcano. Pressure from severe drought conditions may have forced the sheep to seek new areas for food.