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Come and relax

Beautiful, easy hike to the springs with a parking lot at the trailhead. Water is pretty hot (about... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2018
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Hike and Springs were beautiful!

We had a delightful hike and a very nice time at the springs themselves when my boyfriend and I... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2018
McPherson, Kansas
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You have to hike about two miles to view the clear, warm spring located in the mountains.
Jemez Springs, NM
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Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful, easy hike to the springs with a parking lot at the trailhead. Water is pretty hot (about 87-90 degrees) and plenty big to share!! I’d say it would start getting tight at about 20 people. The hike is extremely easy and no extra equipment...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed August 15, 2018

We had a delightful hike and a very nice time at the springs themselves when my boyfriend and I visited at the end of the summer. The trail from below is a bit confusing as the markers drop off quite early and the rest of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank ricefun
Reviewed June 13, 2017 via mobile

These are nice, bigger pools that are relatively easy to access. You can reach them via Battleship rock, a 2 mile hike; or via Jemez Falls trailhead- maybe a 3 mile hike. Weekdays are not as crowded during summer months and an earlier head start...More

Date of experience: June 2017
5  Thank 664janicea
Reviewed November 18, 2016 via mobile

Hiked expecting to find a warm spring but it was lukewarm if that. This would probably be an awesome spring to hike to in the summer but fall and winter with the chilly air just about froze us. Worth the hike to see it but...More

Date of experience: November 2016
2  Thank pamelaL74
Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

Little fishes nibble on your feet, but the temperature is nice and refreshing after what seemed like a 2+ mile uphill hike from battleship rock.

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed June 4, 2016

Folks the scenic hike up the canyon is part of the experience, you have to understand that. The warm springs are just a place to relax during the hike. Follow the signs, and the streamers on trees. I would the mistake of following a group...More

Date of experience: May 2016
4  Thank pickupthepace
Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

To cool for the women, but a pleasant locale to relax anyway. The main pools. Boulders to change behind. Make sure to start on the northwest trail head at the Jemez Falls trailhead parking lot.

Date of experience: May 2016
4  Thank Jim B
Reviewed May 13, 2016

Long hike zig zagging up a mountainside. Once I got there I was let down, the pools were overgrown and full of alage, I wouldn't even put my feet in the pools, they looked too icky. The area had quite a few empty plastic water...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank NewMexicanReviewer
Reviewed March 17, 2016

The hike up from Battleship Rock on Highway 4 is delightful. The scenery is beautiful, and the enormous obsidian rocks from the nearby caldera are an added benefit. The forest is primarily Ponderosa pine with some oak, meaning that there is a sparse understory that...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Biotourist
Reviewed December 1, 2015

Hiked up to McCauley Hot Springs last week, great experience. I too lost the trail, don't know how, but eventually found the springs and soaked in the pools with a few beers. Highly recommend it to anyone!

Date of experience: November 2015
3  Thank NativeCampervans
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