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This interesting rock formation is right by the side of the road. You can climb in and around it as... read more

Reviewed April 17, 2018
Deanne A
via mobile
Quick stop

It's literally right by the pull off. Pretty cool to see and take a few nice photos. Not for small... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2017
Lori B
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Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

Easy to find off Hwy 4 as soon as you exit Jemez Springs. Pull off and walk down to the falls/river and salt rock cave. Can be slippery. You can also wasps around the Dam and climb to the very top. Easy in and out....More

Thank Sofo32
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

Couldn't even stop on the side of the road to look over. They had it all roped off since They Are in stage 3 fire protection cuz of the drought. Almost everything was roped off and closed. But from what I could from the road...More

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Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

The sun shines on it from the west and it just glows. It is part of a length of red rocks that start further back on 4E and are lovely.

Thank Nav1go
Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

You have to see this place its so natural and intriguing. I appreciate that they have left it open to the public and also left it to continue in its natural state. Some water runs down alongside the road which really gives it that untouched...More

Thank SweetTea101
Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

This interesting rock formation is right by the side of the road. You can climb in and around it as well as the lovely waterfall. Worth stopping for a moment to take it in.

Thank Deanne A
Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

We were staying in a VRBO in Jemez Springs for the weekend and we decided to take the kids for a drive a stop by here. You have to park on the side of the main road and climb over the railing to go exploring....More

Thank BeckFamilyFun
Reviewed October 25, 2017

You cannot help but notice Soda Dam while driving along Route 4; you don't have to go out of the way at all.. Just a 15 minute pause in your driving is all you need to view it You can walk about a city block's...More

Thank DWbiker
Reviewed October 22, 2017

Soda Dam, a natural rock formation, is located near Jemez Springs, NM--an hour north of Albuquerque. Over the ages, a cold water stream has eaten away at the "dam" and the water flows through it. On the other side of the road, there is hot...More

Thank r0n946
Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

It's literally right by the pull off. Pretty cool to see and take a few nice photos. Not for small kids. Cold running water.

Thank Lori B
Reviewed October 12, 2017 via mobile

We were driving up to the Caldera when we passed by Soda Dam we made it a point to stop by on the way back. If you are not a fan of a sulphur oder then this might not be a place for you. Me...More

Thank Vince M
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