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ARCO, Idaho — Spring events are back at Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve. The Loop Road and campground are open, the mountain bluebirds have returned, and wildflowers are beginning to bloom. Peak bloom on the lava flows and cinder slopes begins in early June.
The visitor center is open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily. Extended visitor center summer hours of 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. begin May 24. View the spectacular new park movie “Craters: The Movie!” every half hour throughout the day in the visitor center theater.
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