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Take the low route and risk getting wet

The overlook route to the falls is a good climb and not worth it. We should have walked along the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jacklmc
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Tri-Cities WA
Beautiful Recreation Area

This area was some of the most picturesque reservations we visited. Keep in mind; THIS AREA IS... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2018
Vinnie1973
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St. Petersburg, Florida
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I saw a recommendation for Nambe Falls at our VRBO and was intrigued by the idea of a waterfall in such an arid location. My husband and I drove to the park and were greeted by a very friendly park ranger, who made sure we...More

3  Thank pandasgirl1009
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The overlook route to the falls is a good climb and not worth it. We should have walked along the stream and risked getting wet. This might make the trip worth while. $15 is too much for this one!

Thank jacklmc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Driving on the backroads, we ran into a sign about the Nambe Falls. We drove into a long dusty drive and at the end was a park attendant. We weren't sure what we were getting into and for $15.00 we weren't sure if we should...More

1  Thank Tracey R
Reviewed 19 May 2018

This area was some of the most picturesque reservations we visited. Keep in mind; THIS AREA IS ONLY OPEN THURS. - SUNDAY. It took us twice to get there because we arrived on a Wed, so we went back when the gates were open. The...More

Thank Vinnie1973
Reviewed 26 April 2018

We had to pick our way through rocks in the creek in order to stay on the trail up to the falls. After that, the path was not level and the many steps leading up to the falls didn't have any kind of rails, so...More

5  Thank TurboTraveler23
Reviewed 11 March 2018

I took my mom to Nambe Falls, and we really enjoyed the scenic views as we ascended to the overlook. I found bird watching productive on the way, too, as the trail was not very busy. When we arrived at the top (later morning), it...More

2  Thank Tiffy_Bird
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Drove up from Santa Fe for a short hike. It's steep but not bad at all. Very few people there the day we went.

1  Thank Lily5754
Reviewed 22 October 2017

For us, it was kind of a bust -- mostly b/c the hike to the overlook proved to be too treacherous and risky. I'm 55, very fit and have no issues physically, and parts of the trail are well maintained (first bit of the trail...More

2  Thank Stacey K
Reviewed 22 September 2017

There are two trails. One is short and steep and leads up to the look out, if today is your first day at this altitude the hike seems harder than it should. I was out of breath. (I'm old) and not used to the elevation....More

2  Thank Janers55
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Driving from Santa Fe to Nambe Pueblo and Nambe Falls is experiencing ultimate New Mexican scenery. The vast views on the mountains and endless horizon are stunning. The actual falls and the short hike to the falls is interesting, easy, quite crowded, and not equally...More

2  Thank EastCoastReviewer7
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Tamara V
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Response from Vinnie1973 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Except in swimming areas. Enjoy, it's beautiful!!
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Javier B
29 June 2018|
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Response from Vinnie1973 | Reviewed this property |
No they aren't. Most of this area is not allowing camp fires and a lot if the Park areas are completely closed. Check before you go.
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