La Cieneguilla Petroglyph Site, Santa Fe

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  • Beautiful beautiful scene to see when got on top of the mountain and lots of petroglyphs to look at while watching your steps and those dried up prickly plants. Loose stones and slippery sand are...  more »
  • To start, follow the trail from the parking lot to the fence line. When you walk up to the fork in the trail go to the left and follow the trail along the fence line for about half a mile. There will....  more »
  • Nice and quiet. If you're an RVer this is a nice spot to spend the night. We weren't bothered and it's considered public land.
  • This site requires some climbing up a couple of hills on uneven rocky terrain. It was about 95 degrees when we went, so you might enjoy it more on a cooler day. The directional signs to get to the petroglyphs is clear and easy to follow. The trail is a half mile one way. The petroglyphs are pretty cool. We would loved to have seen more informational signage about the petroglyphs. This was a pretty quick and fun little outing.

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