Walnut Canyon Overlook

View of the Guadalupe Mountains from the Walnut Canyon Overlook
View from the Walnut Canyon Overlook.

NPS / Dan Pawlak

This paved walkway provides a scenic view into Walnut Canyon along a short trail of 180 yards (165 m). Only taking about 5 minutes to go from the parking lot to the overlook, this easy trail has an elevation change of 22 feet (7 m). The trailhead is located along the paved road to the visitor center.

Last updated: December 30, 2022

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3225 National Parks Highway
Carlsbad , NM 88220


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