7 days in Carlsbad Caverns National Park Itinerary

7 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 (Guadalupe Peak & Smith Spring) and Guadalupe Mountains National Park (in Salt Flat). There's lots more to do: Head underground at Carlsbad Caverns National Park, surround yourself with nature on Carlsbad Caverns Natural Entrance Tour, explore the striking landscape at Lion's Tail, and contemplate the waterfront views at Rattlesnake Springs.

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In July, daytime highs in Carlsbad Caverns National Park are 97°F, while nighttime lows are 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

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Guadalupe Mountains National Park, Guadalupe Mountains National Park
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