JEMEZ FALLS (NM) PICNIC AREA, NM

Jemez Falls Picnic Area is great place to spend the day, especially when planning a day hike to nearby Jemez Falls on the Jemez District of the Santa Fe National Forest. The lands are known for immense cultural heritage of the Jemez people, as well as a therapeutic natural warm springs.The...
Status: Closed through Wed May 14 2014   Season Dates

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  • A code is required to access the day-use area at Jemez Falls, and will be supplied with reservation confirmation
  • Additional fees will be collected for groups larger than 50 people
  • Off-highway vehicles are prohibited within the area
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JEME GROUP TENT ONLY AREA NONELECTRIC 100 Accessible 0
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed - no Near Water - no
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Overview

Overview

Jemez Falls Picnic Area is great place to spend the day, especially when planning a day hike to nearby Jemez Falls on the Jemez District of the Santa Fe National Forest. The lands are known for immense cultural heritage of the Jemez people, as well as a therapeutic natural warm springs.

Natural Features:

The picnic area is situated in a forested area at an elevation of 7,880 feet. Nearby Jemez Falls cascades 70 feet over a rocky cliff surrounded by boulders and pines.

Recreation:

A trailhead to Jemez Falls is located within the day-use area. It leads to both Jemez Falls and McCauley Warm Springs. Visitors also enjoy fishing the Jemez River, a small trout stream stocked with catchable rainbow trout.

Facilities:

The accessible picnic area is equipped with a shelter, tables and large grills. Accessible vault toilets and trash collection are provided. The site can accommodate up to 100 people. A large parking area is on-site.

Drinking water is not provided in the day-use area, but is available at nearby campgrounds and facilities, including Battleship Rock, Vista Linda and the Jemez Ranger Station.

Nearby Attractions:

The picnic area is located 15 miles northeast of Jemez Springs, New Mexico.

Booking Window
Sun Apr 27 2014 - Thu Apr 23 2015

Reservations must be made 4 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 12 Month(s) in advance.

Season Dates

Season Schedule

Park Season Start End
Peak Thu May 15 2014 Mon Sep 08 2014
Services and Amenities
Within Facility
  • Accessible Vault Toilets
  • Day Use Area
  • Fishing
  • Grills
  • Hiking
  • Parking Area
  • Paved Roads
  • Picnic Area
  • Picnic Shelters
  • Tables
  • Trailheads
  • Trash Collection
Fees and Cancellation Policies

Fees and Cancellation

Fee Information
Payment in full will be charged to your credit card upon completion of the reservation. A $9.00 non-refundable on line reservation fee may be charged for some facilities.

Payment Methods Accepted On-line:
Visa Mastercard Amex Discover UnionPay JCB

Changes and Cancellations
A $10.00 service fee will apply if you change or cancel your reservation. Late cancellations are subject to additional fees. For full details see NRRS Reservation Policy


Facility Rates*
Park Season Site Type Nightly/Daily Rates
Peak Season
May 15 2014 -
Sep 08 2014
GROUP TENT ONLY AREA NONELECTRIC $50.00

*Displayed rates do not reflect discounts, attribute fees (electrical hook-ups / water hook-ups), taxes or incremental charges
**Weekly rates may not be available for all sites
Getting There
GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
35.81694, -106.60611
35°49'1"N, 106°36'22"W

From Jemez Springs, New Mexico, travel 15 miles northeast on State Road 4 to Forest Road 133 South. Continue approximately 1.5 miles to the day-use area.
Contact Information

Mailing Address:

JEMEZ FALLS (NM) PICNIC AREA
PICNIC AREA:JEMEZ FALLS
JEMEZ SPRINGS NM
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