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Owner description: An area of hiking trails.
Reviewed 7 May 2013

Went to Jemez on saturday afternoon for a drive. Stopped at some roadside huts to have an indian taco that everyone raves about. They were huge and chile was so good will definitely go again. Then went to the soda dam and that was nice to see the water flowing out of the rock on the side of highway. We drove a little way up the road and found a nice area to park. We walked down the river and it was very nice and quiet. We had the whole area to ourselves. The dog was ecstatic to be out doors he played in the river the whole time we were there with my daughter. It was really nice and we will definitely be going back again soon.

Thank yvonne r
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Reviewed 23 April 2012

The scenery coming from the south, State Highway 4 off of 550, west of Bernalillo, NM, is spectacular, as is the scenery coming from Santa Fe through Los Alamos from the north, where the Valles Caldera is located. Either route will lead to the small town of Jemez Springs, where there's an upscale spa and hot springs, some shops, a couple small inns, restaurants and bars. There are also a couple lodges to the north of town and be careful coming in that way as there are elk in the road. Coming from the south, you pass through part of the poverty of the Jemez Pueblo, where as of the 2000 Census, 25.5% of the population lived below the poverty line. But shortly, you are in the cliffs of the Jmez Mountains, with abundant overnight camping facilities along the way. The Los Ojos Restaurant and Saloon has decent food and evidence of the local hunting culture, like the enormous elk head on the wall. But the cliffs are amazing. There is a fee for overnight camping- http://www.fs.fed.us/r3/sfe/recreation/districts/jemez/index.html

5  Thank russellupsomgrubb
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Reviewed 9 July 2016
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