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Address: Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument, Cochiti Pueblo, NM
Phone Number: 5053316259
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Lovely views ending at an interesting cave

This trail is fairly short and easy. It is more exposed, so wear sun protection. There is an interesting cave along the trail. Geology students should find it fascinating as the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 24, 2016
Bgoodtoall
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Rancho Palos Verdes, California
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Scarborough
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This can be done before the longer canyon trail. It's certainly nothing groundbreaking but does get you close to a small cave and some of the famous tent rocks. It's pretty easy to hike to and didn't take very long at all.

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Katy, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hike to the top of the canyon “overlook” was one of the best/most interesting hikes, ever. It’s about 4 miles, round trip. You’ll pass through two slot canyons, then one final climb. Everything is totally doable with kids, but just note that little kids will slow you down some. If you go in midsummer, bring enough water for it’s... More 

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new mexico
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

This hike branches off the main canyon trail and is worth the detour upon return to the parking lot. There is an easy, steady grade with pretty views. The manmade cave is on your right, a bit up from the base of the cliff. There is a descriptive sign that explains why it's there and what purpose it served. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

Allow about 2.5-3 hours to do the trail without a rush. We went in winter and did not regret. Only met a couple of families and it felt the trail was ours.

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Thank Mark J
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

This was a pretty trail on its own, but I would have been disappointed if we had driven all the way from California and only saw this trail. The Canyon trail is much more difficult, but the views are incredible. If you do the Canyon trail, the first part is also part of the loop trail. When you are coming... More 

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

This hike is easy and doesn't offer much. When tacked on to the longer hike, it's only slight longer than not taking it at all.

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Rancho Palos Verdes, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

This trail is fairly short and easy. It is more exposed, so wear sun protection. There is an interesting cave along the trail. Geology students should find it fascinating as the rocks are intriguing with its layers and crystals.

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Palo Alto, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016 via mobile

A nice trail, nice cave. The second half of the trail (after cave) was more challenging. If u r in for An easy walk , just head the same way back. The canyon trail is what made this trip in our view.

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Columbus, OH
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

We did this after the slot canyon trail. It was a nice way to wind down after the strenuous hike to the top of the slot canyon. Half way through you see a man made cave (Anasazi era). Pretty cool.

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Ellisville, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

The Cave Loop Trail is an easy hike and the views are nice. Make sure to do the Canyon Loop trail too. It is a more moderate hike and the views are great. Even if you don't do the Canyon Loop trail you should still wear comfortable shoes and take plenty of water. If possible you should try to do... More 

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