Near Carlsbad in Eddy County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Carlsbad Caverns National Park
Location. 32° 10.552′ N, 104° 22.317′ W. Marker is near Carlsbad, New Mexico, in Eddy County. Marker is on U.S. 62 at milepost 16, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Carlsbad NM 88220, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stephen Tyng Mather (approx. 4.1 miles away); a different marker also named Carlsbad Caverns National Park (approx. 5½ miles away); Guadalupe Mountains (approx. 8.2 miles away); Guadalupe Escarpment Scenic Area (approx. 8.2 miles away).
Categories. • Environment • Natural Features •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 28, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 466 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 28, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. 4. submitted on March 5, 2008, by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Interior photos of the cavern. • Can you help?