Nogales Cliff House

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Nogales Cliff House Ruins

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Santa Fe National Forest Headquarters
11 Forest Lane
Santa Fe, NM 87508
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AS A LESSER KNOWN CLIFF DWELLING, IT IS A SHORTER HIKE IN A COOLER AND SHADIER CANYON AND WELL WORTH VISITING.

Nogales Cliff House Overview

fees-iconFree entry
direction-iconFrom Albuquerque go 16 mi. north on I-25. At Bernalillo, turn west and continue 68 mi. to Hwy 96. Turn right and drive 12 mi. to Hwy 112. Turn left and and continue for another 12 mi. Without a 4WD, park here, otherwise continue 1.5 mi. to the trailhead

Nogales Cliff House Trail

distance-icon1 mi. or 4 mi. round trip
difficulty-iconModerate

trailmapTrail Details:
Follow the trail northwest into the shaded Spring Canyon for about 0.5 mi. The ruin is on your left. The final 500 ft. climb up the canyon side wall is fairly steep. Look for some pictographs at the bottom of the ruin.

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