Kit Carson Cave is a 0.8 mile out and back trail located near Gallup, NM that features a cave. The trail is good for all skill levels and primarily used for hiking. 0.8 miles Out & Back hiking cave Hide Map Expand Map Sign up now to see this map! Reviews (2)Photos (3)Recordings (0)David Miller1 day agoSteven Prince2 months agohikingI'm sure this trail and cave must in reality exist, but they cannot be found using these directions. My grandkids and I followed the animal trails and climbed to the highest spot and looked all around, but could not find the cave anywhere. The hoodoos and surrounding landscape are breath-taking, but alas, no trail or cave.