New Mexico: El Malpais National Monument

All images copyright © 2011-2012 by Wm. Robert Johnston.

Pictures at and near El Malpais National Monument, New Mexico, in 2011-2012.

Edge of the El Malpais lava flow, the centerpiece of El Malpais National Monument.
View from the Sandstone Bluffs in El Malpais National Monument, here overlooking a lava flow 7 km wide at this spot.
La Ventana arch, a natural bridge just outside the monument in El Malpais National Conservation Area.
Near La Ventana arch.
Atop the Sandstone Bluffs.
View from the air of the El Malpais lava flow (dark feature on the right), with the Sandstone Bluffs (lower center).

© 2012 by Wm. Robert Johnston.
Last modified 1 September 2012.
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