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Cave Loop Trail

Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument, Cochiti Pueblo, NM
+1 505-331-6259
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Gorgeous & Amazing

Take the trail that winds through slot canyon. It starts easily, almost a disappointment, but enjoy... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2018
Barba753
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Western Md
Avg trail. Nothing great.

It is simple trail. Nothing awesome view or breathtaking scene. But you can get view of tent rocks... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
Sherry S
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Fremont, California
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“easy hike” (10 reviews)
“tent rocks” (15 reviews)
“nice walk” (4 reviews)
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Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument, Cochiti Pueblo, NM
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

Take the trail that winds through slot canyon. It starts easily, almost a disappointment, but enjoy the openness and views as you work your way up to the canyon. Once inside, the canyon narrows to true slots through gorgeously striated tall rock walls that open...More

Thank Barba753
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

It is simple trail. Nothing awesome view or breathtaking scene. But you can get view of tent rocks. Cave is just a small hole in mountain.

Thank Sherry S
Reviewed 29 December 2017

This is a nice walk with nice views of rock formations. You must do the slot canyon trail first (if in shape to do it) saving this as a nice walk back to the cars.

Thank CavemanHHH
Reviewed 29 December 2017

This trail, Cave Loop Trail at Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks is an interesting Trial; see beautiful Rocks and it is Fine for Children

Thank AptosAmy
Reviewed 18 November 2017

They have 2 choices for the hiking trail. A medium length that we did ( recovering from 2 fractured ankles) and a longer more strenuous one that goes up much higher. Most of it is easy walking/inclines, but there are a few spots that are...More

Thank trra
Reviewed 30 October 2017

The cave loop trail is more open and flat than the Canyon Trail, and can be done by just about anyone. A lot of free standing "tent rocks" and the cave is there as well.

Thank phillipfrazier
Reviewed 29 September 2017

The Cave Loop Trail is a a short trail which explored a little bit of the park. Make sure to visit this trail in the morning before it gets too hot. There is no shade on this trail. There is a self touring guide of...More

Thank dreamergirl4686
Reviewed 26 August 2017

This is secondary to slot canyon trail, nothing super exciting, you get to see an ancient manmade cave. You are already there, you might as well see it.

1  Thank cpehl
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

This is the shorter of the two trails located at the Tent Rocks. The trail takes you by a hoodoo that has been hollowed out to be used as a dwelling or meeting house for the early inhabitants of the area.

Thank Sniffies
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

This is definitely the preferred hike for those who may not be ready for a strenuous, uphill climb. The views are still spectacular as you stand in the shadows of mountainous beauty. Still--wear appropriate shoes for outdoor walking. Rocky roads are in store.

Thank Andrew J
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