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Dripping Springs Natural Area

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7 mi 11 km of trail 0 Runs

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Gems in Dripping Springs Natural Area - 2

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gem Favorite Van Patten's Dripping Springs Resort was originally built in the 1870's.

Van Patten's Dripping Springs Resort Ruins

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gem Favorite Some of the La Cueva Rocks

La Cueva

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Trails in Dripping Springs Natural Area - 7

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2.1 mi 3.3 km #1Organ Needle Trail
Very Difficult
Las Cruces, NM
Very Difficult
2.1 mi 3.3 km Las Cruces, NM
1.6 mi 2.6 km #2Dripping Springs Trail
Intermediate
White Sands, NM
Intermediate
1.6 mi 2.6 km White Sands, NM 10 
0.9 mi 1.5 km #3Crawford Trail
Intermediate
White Sands, NM
Intermediate
0.9 mi 1.5 km White Sands, NM
1.0 mi 1.6 km #4Filmore Canyon Trail
Intermediate
White Sands, NM
Intermediate
1.0 mi 1.6 km White Sands, NM
1.0 mi 1.6 km #5La Cueva Trail
Intermediate
White Sands, NM
Intermediate
1.0 mi 1.6 km White Sands, NM
0.2 mi 0.4 km #6Ridge Access Trail
Difficult
White Sands, NM
Difficult
0.2 mi 0.4 km White Sands, NM
0.2 mi 0.4 km #7Rocks Above La Cueva Spur Trail
Difficult
White Sands, NM
Difficult
0.2 mi 0.4 km White Sands, NM

Photos of Dripping Springs Natural Area - 36

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The waterfall at the end of Filmore Canyon is spectacular in the fall.
May 16, 2017 near White S…, NM
The morning light filtering around the side of La Cueva
Nov 9, 2017 near White S…, NM
Van Patten's Dripping Springs Resort was originally built in the 1870's.
Jan 10, 2017 near White S…, NM
Crumbling walls are all that remains of this portion of Van Patten's Dripping Springs Resort (Built in 1870's).
Jan 10, 2017 near White S…, NM
The Van Patten Camp ruins
Aug 15, 2018 near White S…, NM
View of the Organ Mountains
Apr 16, 2018 near White S…, NM
The trail in the winter.
Apr 11, 2018 near White S…, NM
The Crawford Trail offers beautiful views looking toward La Cueva Rocks.
Jan 10, 2017 near White S…, NM

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