Rattlesnake Canyon

MODERATE 2 reviews

Rattlesnake Canyon is a 5.4 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Carlsbad, New Mexico that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is best used from May until September.

DISTANCE
5.4 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
682 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

birding

hiking

nature trips

walking

views

wild flowers

The trail along the creek bed is poorly marked and infrequently used.