Hike to McCauley Hot Springs
New Mexico › Battleship Rock
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Pristine hot springs, waterfall, and forest make for an unforgettable excursion into New Mexico backcountry.
Turn right off of the 4 onto Camp Shaver Ln. This takes you to a parking area with a sign for Battleship Rock Campsite. This is where the trail begins. It will take you to hot springs and Jemez falls. Dog-friendly trail, accessible year round.
- Sturdy shoes
- Sun protection
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Relaxing And Peaceful
Great hike to the springs, make sure you pay attention to trail signs as it can be difficult staying on the trail. Lots of overbrush making it a challenge to figure out where you are going if you are new to the trail. Overall great experience with relaxing hot spring
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