Abundant moisture lately has created a wildflower bonanza in Bandelier’s high country. Courtesy/NPS
Bandelier National Monument is extending park visitor center hours to 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. beginning Sunday, Aug. 1.
Good summer rains have produced a massive wildflower bloom in Bandelier’s high country that should last for at least several more weeks.
Visitation this year at Bandelier is up 157 percent from 2019 after seeing a drastic downturn last year during the pandemic. More of those visitors are arriving earlier in the day to avoid the typical midday surge when the
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