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. 

Photos: darius norvilastracy the astonishingDave PatrickMichele

Pack List

  • Sturdy shoes
  • Water
  • Sun protection
  • Swimsuit
  • Towel
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Activities:

Hiking

Skill Level:

Beginner

Season:

Year Round

Trail Type:

Out-and-Back

Distance:

5.6 Miles

Elev. Gain:

1797 Feet

Rating:

Features:

Dog Friendly
Hot Springs
Scenic
Waterfall

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5 months ago

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

5 months ago

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