Arizona Trailblazers Hiking Club
Carlsbad Caverns Road Trip
Carlsbad, New Mexico
clipbord  Trip Report : July 5-8, 2007

We will be carpooling from Phoenix on the morning of July 5 and driving to Carlsbad. The trip will include self-guided tours of the Big Room and Natural Entrance, one ranger-guided tour, as well as the evening “bat show”. Plans also include driving to Roswell to visit the UFO Festival and Alamogordo to visit the New Mexico Museum of Space History and White Sands National Monument. We will be staying three nights in motels and returning to Phoenix on July 8.

Estimated costs include: Carlsbad Caverns admission of $6 per adult plus $8 for the Left Hand Tunnel (depending on availability); $3 entrance fee for the Space Museum, $3 entrance fee for White Sands, meals, plus shared cost of lodging for three nights and gas expense. Admission to the UFO Festival is free – there are hot air balloons and airplane rides available for a fee.
updated July 10, 2015