Walnut Canyon Desert Drive, Carlsbad Caverns National Park

Categories: Scenic Drives, Tourist Spots, Outdoor Activities
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3.3/5 based on 20+ reviews on the web
Walnut Canyon Desert Drive is located in Carlsbad Caverns National Park. To visit Walnut Canyon Desert Drive and other attractions in Carlsbad Caverns National Park, use our Carlsbad Caverns National Park tour planner.
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  • Stop by the visitor's center at the caves and ask for the map (save yourself the $0.50 at the head of the drive). The map has very well thought out descriptions and explanations of life in the desert....  read more »
  • The road is not paved, but it is in good condition. It traverses the desert and provides views of Rattlesnake Canyon and Walnut Canyon. We saw a few mule deer, but no other animals. It is a way to spe...  read more »
  • This is an optional drive in the Carlsbad Canyon National Park. The drive is on a one way gravel road. Get the guide that tells you what the stops are for. Now, this isn't a long drive, and it isn't t...  read more »
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