Capulin Volcano National Monument

Capulin Volcano National Monument

Overview / Map of Capulin Volcano

At A Glance

Park Statistics AcreageGross Area Acres for FY 2004 - 793Gross Area Acres for FY 2003 - 793Gross Area Acres for FY 2002 - 793VisitationTotal Recreation Visits for FY 2004- 57,422Total Recreation Visits for FY 2003- 60,884Total Recreation Visits for FY 2002- 58,583BudgetFY 2004 Annual Budget is $609,000 FY 2003 ...

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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you pronounce Capulin? The Spanish pronunciation is Ka-poo-leen, but most people say Cap-u-lin. When did it last erupt? The volcanic rock is currently dated at between 56,000 and 62,000 years old. How far is it to the top? Can I drive? The road around the volcano is 2 miles. Hiking ...

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In A Nutshell

Directions Car Interstate 25 is the major north/south route through the state. The monument is located 33 miles east of Interstate 25 at Raton, NM, via US Highway 64/87. The park entrance is on New Mexico Highway 325, 3 miles north of the town of Capulin which is at ...

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