Carlsbad in Eddy County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Carlsbad Caverns National Park
CCC Rattlesnake Springs Campsite
Marker series. This marker is included in the Civilian Conservation Corps marker series.
Location. 32° 6.528′ N, 104° 25.426′ W. Marker is in Carlsbad, New Mexico, in Eddy County. Marker is on U.S. 62 at milepost 10, 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 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Guadalupe Mountains (approx. 2.6 miles away); Guadalupe Escarpment Scenic Area (approx. 2.6 miles away); Stephen Tyng Mather (approx. 4.8 miles away); a different marker also named Carlsbad Caverns National Park (approx. 5½ miles away).
Regarding Carlsbad Caverns National Park. This marker was called CCC Rattlesnake Springs Campsite and was recently replaced.
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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 420 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 28, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.