Near Carlsbad in Eddy County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Guadalupe Escarpment Scenic Area
BLM manages these public lands with you, the traveler, in mind. Use your imagination to take yourself back in time, while you enjoy the mystery of this area.
Erected by U. S. Department of the Interior Bureau of Land Management.
Location. 32° 4.573′ N, 104° 26.826′ W. Marker is near Carlsbad, New Mexico, in Eddy County. Marker is on U.S. 62 at milepost 7.5, 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. Guadalupe Mountains (a few steps from this marker); Carlsbad Caverns National Park (approx. 2.6 miles away); Stephen Tyng Mather Carlsbad Caverns National Park (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 29, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 401 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 29, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.