Travel Blogs from Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States

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Spelunking, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States travel blog

Spelunking

A travel blog entry by exploreamerica

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I woke up at 8AM and visited Carlsbad Caverns National Park.  On the drive in I saw a giant tarantula crossing the road.  When I arrived at the park I hiked a mile down into the cave to a depth of 750 feet below the surface.  It was great ...

The Neatest Cave in The World, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States travel blog

The Neatest Cave in The World

A travel blog entry by jacobsims

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We went to Carlsbad Caverns.  It is a National Park in New Mexico.  We went down below ground.  It is 59 degrees all year round in the cave.  I was ahead of Mamaw and Papaw all the whole time.  I earned a Junior Ranger ...

Finally Leaving Texas, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States travel blog

Finally Leaving Texas

A travel blog entry by troycar4444

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... ever had which we eat hastily in the dark. The following morning we make a short drive up to New Mexico to visit Carlsbad Caverns.  While the previous day we had been ascending up the Guadalupe Mountains, today we will be making our way down into ...

A little town of weirdness...., Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States travel blog

A little town of weirdness....

A travel blog entry by katie_garnham

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... some strange music.... as if he was summing the aliens to life..... all a bit strange if you ask me!! On then to Carlsbad Caverns.... this was "awesome".... you went into caves deep in the ground I guess.... you just kept walking and walking further into ...

Albuquerque, El Paso, Carlsbad Caverns, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States travel blog

Albuquerque, El Paso, Carlsbad Caverns

A travel blog entry by 10sandy

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... It was an amazing place, well worth the drive.  Along the way to Carlsbad, we pass the Guadalupe Mountain National ParkCarlsbad facts:  This is the oldest cave in the States - there are 117 known caves including vast underground ...

Here Kitty Kitty, Guadalupe National Park and Carlsbad Caverns, United States travel blog

Here Kitty Kitty

A travel blog entry by zoestephen

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... . It was a glorious hike (see photos) with temps in the 40's and very little wind which is unusual. Afterwards, we headed to Carlsbad Caverns which for some reason we had set fairly low expectations. I think we both believed once you have seen a cave, ...

Wacky Khaki Mammalia, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States travel blog

Wacky Khaki Mammalia

A travel blog entry by nearhelsinki

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... We say goodbye to Borealis, thanking her for taking time out to hang with us, and immediately drive all day into New Mexico, to Carlsbad Caverns.  That was a hasty transition; oh, I should note that on this drive, Hum-Yai takes a piss out of the ...

Down Underground..., Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States travel blog

Down Underground...

A travel blog entry by ralphieboyo

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Since it was "my day" today, Lynnie drove us down to Carlsbad Cavern National Park.  By using the mighty Geezer Pass, we entered at no cost.  After conferring with a ranger in the Information Center, we decided to take the original entrance ...

The underworld..., Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States travel blog

The underworld...

A travel blog entry by fatkidfrogs

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... Post. Sounds much more interesting then it actually was, which was a closed gift shop. Convinient thought to our next destination, Carlsbad Caverns.  We woke up, put on our head lights and light jackets for our climb into the caves. Actually, we ...

The subterranean majesty of Carlsbad Caverns, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States travel blog

The subterranean majesty of Carlsbad Caverns

A travel blog entry by drfumblefinger

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... caves in the world, which are formed by running water and underground streams, the more than 100 caves of Carlsbad Caverns National Park are the result of sulfuric acid dissolving and redepositing minerals.  This park was designated ...

Spelunking, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States travel blog

Spelunking

A travel blog entry by ketasissi

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... wir uns, dort einen Stop einzulegen und in die Höhlen zu gehen. Hier, am nördlichen Rand der Chihuahua -Wüste sind die Carlsbad Caverns ( nach der Stadt Karlsbad benannt ) sind riesig, eine Halle nach der anderen in denen sich in den letzten 500 000 ...

28 ) Carlsbad Caverns, Nouveau Mexique, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States travel blog

28 ) Carlsbad Caverns, Nouveau Mexique

A travel blog entry by bigdan1

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... 2014,  Il est 13h00 (mountain time )  (2 heures de moins que chez nous )  Nous avons dormi au Walmart de Carlsbad, il a fait seulement 6 deg C cette nuit, je pensais à nos amis du Québec ! Cela fait exactement un mois aujourd`hui que ...

A Day In The Caverns, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States travel blog

A Day In The Caverns

A travel blog entry by bushaw

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We spent 6 1/2 hours in Carlsbad Caverns today, exploring all the areas open to the general public (about 3 1/2 to 4 miles of trails). The first was a self-guided walk through the natural entrance that descends 750 feet over a mile or so to the ...

Carlsbad Caverns, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States travel blog

Carlsbad Caverns

A travel blog entry by hannahthorne

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Day 12 - Driving from Fort Worth to Carlsbad, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States travel blog

Day 12 - Driving from Fort Worth to Carlsbad

A travel blog entry by springramble

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... gained another hour.  We decided to stop and eat in Carlsbad, then drove to White City, which is just outside Carlsbad Cavern National Park.  We pulled in around 7:30 and settled in for the night.  White City is literally in the middle ...

Some of the Caverns were familiar, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States travel blog

Some of the Caverns were familiar

A travel blog entry by wmaxtman

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... over the years about the fact that Karen (Wayne's sister) and Mark Hagel came down to visit us and we went to Carlsbad Caverns National Park and White Sands National Monument.We do have some pictures from the trip but it still seemed like a new experience ...

UFO and alien abducation, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States travel blog

UFO and alien abducation

A travel blog entry by guernsey-girl

... arguments for alien life form and government cover ups. Lunch was next on the agenda before hitting the road again headed for Carlsbad Caverns. The temperature is getting noticeably hotter as we reach the south and we are getting a good idea of how hot ...

A real Ahhh!!!! Day, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States travel blog

A real Ahhh!!!! Day

A travel blog entry by burrkc

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Well... went to Carlsbad Cavens National Park... Wasn't to sure on going down, but once you get into the elevator and discent 800 ft below ground you change your mind and check your shorts real fast. We had a once in a life time adventure.. Pic to ...

Carlsbad Caverns, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States travel blog

Carlsbad Caverns

A travel blog entry by nayab

I loved these caves. They are so far down into the was earth and so big. I never have been into a cave like that before so to me it was really interesting. Unfortunately I was unable to take any good pictures due to the lighting. But I'm glad that we ...

GT pt5: Balmorhea Springs and Carlsbad Caverns, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States travel blog

GT pt5: Balmorhea Springs and Carlsbad Caverns

A travel blog entry by swiftys

... promise of something a little more involved than feeding fish, we move on to the Western hemisphere's largest natural underground structure, Carlsbad Caverns (no idea what they define as 'Western' hemisphere, but it was huuuuuge!).  It is home to some ...

alone in the Cave (thank threat of govt shutdown), Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States travel blog

alone in the Cave (thank threat of govt shutdown)

A travel blog entry by techhobo

... so that is the only reason I continue using this. All my pictures will be through a link to Picasa like below (the authenticated links are the only way to my pictures on Picasa.. you can not just go to Picasa to see them):  Carlsbad Caverns NP - ...

Caving in Carlsbad, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States travel blog

Caving in Carlsbad

A travel blog entry by dusty-hikers

... emptying the fire ants out of our bags and shaking the tents well before packing them, we piled into the van and drove to Carlsbad Caverns. I slept for most of the 6 hour trip due to only getting 2 hours sleep last night! The Caverns are truly ...

The Bat Cave, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States travel blog

The Bat Cave

A travel blog entry by suemckee

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... ; Did get a few strange looks from people but they're also used to having people coming in to see aliens :) Next stop was Carlsbad Caverns.  We really didn't know what to expect from this National Park, as we have our own Waitomo Caves in NZ.  ...

Jul 18, 2009, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States travel blog

Jul 18, 2009

A travel blog entry by roadtrippers

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Do one of the hardest cave tours first, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States travel blog

Do one of the hardest cave tours first

A travel blog entry by scoonpooh

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... Diesel and made our way back to White's City RV park for lunch. Around noon it was time to go up the mountain to Carlsbad Caverns National Park. We got our tickets to the Lower Cave tour which is one of the hardest. Why did we start with the hardest? I ...

Carlsbad Caverns and Drive In Failure, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States travel blog

Carlsbad Caverns and Drive In Failure

A travel blog entry by lukemaggers

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Next we made our way into New Mexico. Our first stop was at a place called Carlsbad Caverns National Park. Carlsbad Caverns has a cave that is full of limestone rock formations that are amazing. It took around 2 hours to hike through the cave where we ...

Underground adventures at Carlsbad, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States travel blog

Underground adventures at Carlsbad

A travel blog entry by azelling

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Maddie and I arrived at Carlsbad NP to find the entire desert had recently been destroyed by fire. There was evidence of the fire everywhere above ground, however the caves were clearly unaffected. We plunged almost 900 feet in an elevator to tour the big ...

Carlsbad Cavern National Park, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States travel blog

Carlsbad Cavern National Park

A travel blog entry by wendyskelton

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... with the white nose disease as of yet. They are concerned about it being that bats from other areas seem to be relocating to Carlsbad.  Sorry, no pictures of the bats leaving the cave. The rules are that you are not allowed to use a camera or any ...

The caves, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States travel blog

The caves

A travel blog entry by dodotheexplorer

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... drive was quite a short ride of 4 hours and we as well passed another time zone. At around 12pm we finally arrived than at the Carlsbad Cavern. It is an enormous cave system. We walked down there and it was huge and so amazing to see. The cave is as well ...

And we're off!, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, United States travel blog

And we're off!

A travel blog entry by thomasroadtrip

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... That was a sight. This brings us to Wednesday morning. We left on time with a beautiful morning. We made great time to Carlsbad despite the rain storms we drove through most of the way. Unfortunately, that rain caused a road closure and thus no bat ...

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