Bandelier
National Monument

Bandelier National Monument is a 33,677-acre (13,629 ha) United States National Monument near Los Alamos in Sandoval and Los Alamos Counties, New Mexico. The monument preserves the homes and territory of the Ancestral Puebloans of a later era in the Southwest. Most of the pueblo structures date to two eras, dating between 1150 and 1600 AD. The Monument is 50 square miles (130 km2) of the Pajarito Plateau, on the slopes of the Jemez Volcanic field in the Jemez Mountains. Over 70% of the Monument is wilderness, with over one mile elevation change, from about 5,000 feet (1,500 m) along the Rio Grande to over 10,000 feet (3,000 m) at the peak of Cerro Grande on the rim of the Valles Caldera, providing for a wide range of life zones and wildlife habitats. There are three miles of road, and more…
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OVERVIEW
Bandelier National Monument, New Mexico - ancient ruins and cave dwellings, deep…
GUIDE
Frijoles Canyon and Alcove House Trails, Bandelier National Monument, New Mexico…
GUIDE
Cerro Grande Trail, Bandelier National Monument, New Mexico - 2 mile climb throu…
PLACE
Circles Tsankawi Village Remnants
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PLACE
"Village Between Two Canyons at the Clump of Sharp, Round Cacti"
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