Peaceful / relaxing lush little oasis in the desert. Pack a picnic lunch or something to throw on the available grills and enjoy the lush grounds with free raoming wild turkeys. Wish I lived here!
Went to Rattlesnake Springs near sunset as the park ranger said it was a birding spot. He was right in that we saw a flock of nearly a hundred turkeys and 6 deer. Would highly recommend for a short visit after the cave.
Rattlesnake Springs is such a wonderful oasis in the desert. It is on the way to Carlsbad Caverns and it is a great spot for a family picnic. Lot of picnic tables. Bathroom is a potty and there is a water fountain. No sinks to wash your hands. The girls loved exploring the area. Nice break from a long drive.
This is an idyllic setting; very beautiful. We had a picnic lunch here. We saw a herd of deer and a flock of wild turkeys. The drive to this place was beautiful and I had to restrain myself from taking plant and see samples from the landscape ! I only took lots of photos. November is a wonderful time of... 更多
This little day use park is so lovely, it's definitely worth the short drive out of your way as you are driving to or from other attractions such as Carlsbad Caverns (it's actually on this park's grounds) or Guadalupe Mts National Park (TX). En route to both of those bigger attractions, we stopped here three days in a row to... 更多
It's another 15 minutes or so past Carlsbad Caverns. We went late in the day, hoping to see wildlife. We didn't see any deer, but we did see a couple of families of wild turkeys. Looks like a nice place for a picnic.