Explore the El Malpais Ranger Talk Video Series

El Malpais National Conservation Area

Over the next several weeks, we've teamed up with the staff at El Malpais National Conservation Area to explore this unique public land near Grants, New Mexico.

Join us on our Facebook page on Wednesdays at 12pm MT to learn more about this Bureau of Land Management site!

This landing page will feature links to videos in the El Malpais series after they've aired on our Facebook page.

In our third video this Meet Ranger Mark on the Narrows Rim Trail to hear about what is so unique about the geology there.



Shop El Malpais maps and books

  • Map: El Malpais NM Recreation Guide - NM990
  • ACOMA Pueblo in the Sky (revised edition)
  • Acoma The People of the White Rock
  • Sojourns World War II on the Plateau
  • Map: New Mexico Recreation Northwest
  • Map: Grants NM - NM029S
  • Map: Acoma Pueblo NM - NM002S
  • El Malpais, Mt Taylor, and the Zuni Mts; A Hiking Guide and History
  • El Malpais National Monument
  • Map: AAA Guide To Indian Country