Petroglyph National Monument - Member Hike

Hike Name: Petroglyph National Monument
Country: United States
State: New Mexico
Nearby Town: Albuquerque
Rating: 4 stars
Directions: Interstate 40 take the Unser Blvd. exit (#154) and proceed north 3 miles to Western Trail. Turn left or west onto Western Trail and follow road to the visitor center.
Total Hike Distance: 1.00 miles
Hike Difficulty: Easy
Permit Required: No
Hike Type: Roundtrip, Loop Hike
Hike Starts/Ends: Boca Negra
Trails Used: Boca Negra
Backcountry Campsites: No
Backcountry Water Sources: None
Management: State Park Service
Contact Information: Unknown
Best Season: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall
Users: Hikers
Road Conditions: Primary Paved Roads
Hike Summary: This short loop winds through a mesa covered in volcanic basalt boulders. There are roughly 20,000 petroglyphs in the area made by the natives and spanish colonists.



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