Rattlesnake Springs, Carlsbad Caverns National Park

(3.6/5 based on 25+ reviews on the web)
Rattlesnake Springs is located in Carlsbad Caverns National Park. Put Rattlesnake Springs and other Carlsbad Caverns National Park attractions into our Carlsbad Caverns National Park vacation route planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Rattlesnake Springs is a day-use only, remote unit of the park a 15.5 mile (25.0k) drive from the visitor center and is reached by taking the entrance road back to Whites City then turning right, head...  more »
  • Nice place to picnic beneath the trees and near the spring. Not much there but a good rest stop and a place to turn the kids loose before traveling on south to Guadalupe. 
  • A few picnic tables and a bathroom but not much else. There is a private house and a building that must be an office or storage for the park near the actual spring. There are several signs telling you...  more »