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Take the low route and risk getting wet

The overlook route to the falls is a good climb and not worth it. We should have walked along the... read more

Reviewed July 1, 2018
jacklmc
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Tri-Cities WA
Beautiful Recreation Area

This area was some of the most picturesque reservations we visited. Keep in mind; THIS AREA IS... read more

Reviewed May 19, 2018
Vinnie1973
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St. Petersburg, Florida
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15A Np 102 W, Santa Fe, NM 87506-2731
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

#1 marketing ploy for any attraction- talk it up! This wins hands down. Remember this is NM pueblo territory aka rip off /how much can I charge for rude staff and a lack of information. $15 per vehicle - or I’m guessing it could be...More

3  Thank vANNilla52
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very beautiful waterfalls. I suggest water shoes. I highly recommend even if you take small children.

Thank Daniel C
Reviewed July 5, 2018

I saw a recommendation for Nambe Falls at our VRBO and was intrigued by the idea of a waterfall in such an arid location. My husband and I drove to the park and were greeted by a very friendly park ranger, who made sure we...More

11  Thank pandasgirl1009
Reviewed July 1, 2018

The overlook route to the falls is a good climb and not worth it. We should have walked along the stream and risked getting wet. This might make the trip worth while. $15 is too much for this one!

Thank jacklmc
Reviewed June 27, 2018

Driving on the backroads, we ran into a sign about the Nambe Falls. We drove into a long dusty drive and at the end was a park attendant. We weren't sure what we were getting into and for $15.00 we weren't sure if we should...More

1  Thank Tracey R
Reviewed May 19, 2018

This area was some of the most picturesque reservations we visited. Keep in mind; THIS AREA IS ONLY OPEN THURS. - SUNDAY. It took us twice to get there because we arrived on a Wed, so we went back when the gates were open. The...More

Thank Vinnie1973
Reviewed April 25, 2018

We had to pick our way through rocks in the creek in order to stay on the trail up to the falls. After that, the path was not level and the many steps leading up to the falls didn't have any kind of rails, so...More

5  Thank TurboTraveler23
Reviewed March 11, 2018

I took my mom to Nambe Falls, and we really enjoyed the scenic views as we ascended to the overlook. I found bird watching productive on the way, too, as the trail was not very busy. When we arrived at the top (later morning), it...More

2  Thank Tiffy_Bird
Reviewed November 10, 2017

Drove up from Santa Fe for a short hike. It's steep but not bad at all. Very few people there the day we went.

2  Thank Lily5754
Reviewed October 21, 2017

For us, it was kind of a bust -- mostly b/c the hike to the overlook proved to be too treacherous and risky. I'm 55, very fit and have no issues physically, and parts of the trail are well maintained (first bit of the trail...More

2  Thank Stacey K
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Response from Vinnie1973 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Except in swimming areas. Enjoy, it's beautiful!!
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Javier B
June 28, 2018|
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Response from Vinnie1973 | Reviewed this property |
No they aren't. Most of this area is not allowing camp fires and a lot if the Park areas are completely closed. Check before you go.
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