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well worth coming here

we were driving through on our way to Tucson, and had some time to kill, and decided to come here... read more

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Susan B
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Beautiful

A nice stop, good quiet place to think and take in the beauty of nature. Easy road access, a few... read more

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Dripping Springs Road, Las Cruces, NM 88005-3370
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Reviewed today

we were driving through on our way to Tucson, and had some time to kill, and decided to come here for a short hike. We were here shortly after 8, and it was open, yay, (coming from Canada, and hearing about all the shutdowns, we...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Susan B
Reviewed yesterday

A nice stop, good quiet place to think and take in the beauty of nature. Easy road access, a few picnic shelters noted.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank wildcatfan
Reviewed 4 days ago

Beware of cougar it is there home your in . Encounters are very rare but it could happen Deer and birds are abundant and Picnic areas a plentiful

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank gooch224
Reviewed 5 days ago

Gorgeous hikes in the Organ Moutains. Head up tp the old resort and waterfall for starters. You won’t be sorry. This area is the very best that Las Cruces has to offer.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

An easy hike the trail takes you back in time to the 1800s we have such an amazing history here in New Mexico.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank shoreylrs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took friends from Quebec there and drove to a parking spot closer to the cave. It was a pleasant hike with beautiful views and a variety of cactus along the way, making it a great way to get outside for 1-2 hours with our...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Grace Ann R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our trek through dripping springs. The rangers were accommodating with our pets. The up and back trail to drippings is very nice and the trails well maintained. There is good signage and explanation of the historic sites.

Date of experience: December 2018
3  Thank dbla72
Reviewed December 11, 2018

We have hiked this trail for years, each time amazed at the beauty within the canyon. It is not a difficult trail, but one must still bring water, and wear smart shoes. I highly recommend this hike to anyone that wants a lovely to place...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Kelly C
Reviewed November 7, 2018

not for the faint hearted.new mexico is a hot part of the country. a huge variety of insects, wildlife, and plants. there is a waterfall and its definetly worth the hike. i reccomend you to check out the catwalk in new mexico if you really...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank Jestion S
Reviewed November 6, 2018

This place is very serene and has fantastic scenery. It sits at the foothills of the Organ mountains with a running creek and some historical buildings from an era gone by. It's definitely worth a look and it's an inexpensive way to hike in nature...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank joef844
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gary s
October 21, 2018|
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Response from BillHalfmoon | Reviewed this property |
Don't know if it's permitted or prohibited. My guess is that as long as the drone is not obtrusive or annoying to other visitors, it should be okay.
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January 17, 2018|
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Response from Jedibeeds | Reviewed this property |
It opens officially at 8am. We arrived around 7 am, - there is a gate on the road to the visitor center that was closed. Luckily, the park ranger was opening the gate at that time so we were able to enter. He gave us an... More
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CaroleS1238
October 13, 2017|
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Response from John S |
Dogs are NOT allowed on the main trail up to the top as there is protected wildlife and dogs are NOT allowed, check map online.
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