3 days in Carlsbad Caverns National Park Itinerary

3 days in Carlsbad Caverns National Park Itinerary

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Carlsbad Caverns National Park

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The canyons, cacti, and thorny bushes of the southern New Mexico desert hide one of the U.S.'s great subterranean geological wonders, Carlsbad Caverns National Park.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Carlsbad Caverns National Park: Guadalupe Mountains National Park (in Salt Flat) and Guadalupe Mountains National Park (Permian Reef Geology Trail, Guadalupe Peak, & more). There's much more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Big Room, get a dose of the wild on Carlsbad Caverns Natural Entrance Tour, and explore the activities along Rattlesnake Springs.

To find reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Carlsbad Caverns National Park trip itinerary planning website .

October in Carlsbad Caverns National Park sees daily highs of 80°F and lows of 50°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

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Guadalupe Mountains National Park
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Guadalupe Peak
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Slaughter Canyon Cave

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