Jemez Canyon Inn
No prices found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
TripAdvisor Reviews Jemez Canyon Inn Jemez Springs
Travel Blogs from Jemez Springs
... there on out we climbed the mountains to our destination for the evening, Jemez falls.
When we arrived at our campground it was pouring rain. So we made the logical choice and drove past it to hike to the waterfall. The rain let up just as we parked the car and went on a short hike to the falls.
We finally went in to camp to stake out a spot to sleep. After driving through the campgrounds a ...
... to where the dirt track ended at the main road.
Back home where the smell of ribs cooking filled the house. Amaazing! So we chatted and had a drink and then eventually sat down to dinner on the back patio. Those ribs tasted as good as they smelled and combined with Idaho baked potato it was the feast of kings. It was pretty cool out on the deck so we didn't linger long after dinner and came inside and chatted and had another couple of drinks before heading to bed.
... to be able to turn the pedals on our bikes, or, failing that, push them without the wheels locking. More immediately, we were getting cold, and we ended up in our Colorado full waterproof outfits. Today, it took us seven hours to cover 23 miles: that's close to our longest day time wise to cover the shortest distance - and the tracker doesn't look like it's even recorded the route! We could have walked it without bikes in a similar time. It was awful and physically ...
... baby tornadoes. They were small swirly winds carrying dust and debri. After a quick Google search, we learned that they are called dust devils. We continued driving into the mountains, and the color of the mountains ranged from a light, dusty tan to a deep, brick red color. The pueblo buildings of the original inhabitants were also amazing to see. The architecture was so different from anything we had seen before.
We arrived to the Elk Mountain ...
... way out of the trail we happened upon a ranger - apparently we weren't suppose to be on the trail because of the recent fires... The caution tape was off, but I think he thought we took it down (which we didn't)... He didn't ticket us, so that's good! ;) After that we drove a little farther to the Pajarito Mountain lodge/ski area and the boys took off up the hill toward a little building. Jake went all the way up there! Nice! :) Then we drove a little ways to a ...
Other places to stay in Jemez Springs
P.O. Box 28, Jemez Springs | Innfrom $75