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This interesting rock formation is right by the side of the road. You can climb in and around it as... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Deanne A
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Arizona
via mobile
So unique and beautiful!

We were staying in a VRBO in Jemez Springs for the weekend and we decided to take the kids for a... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2018
BeckFamilyFun
,
Daphne, Alabama
via mobile
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Jemez Springs, NM
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This interesting rock formation is right by the side of the road. You can climb in and around it as well as the lovely waterfall. Worth stopping for a moment to take it in.

Thank Deanne A
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Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

We were staying in a VRBO in Jemez Springs for the weekend and we decided to take the kids for a drive a stop by here. You have to park on the side of the main road and climb over the railing to go exploring....More

Thank BeckFamilyFun
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

You cannot help but notice Soda Dam while driving along Route 4; you don't have to go out of the way at all.. Just a 15 minute pause in your driving is all you need to view it You can walk about a city block's...More

Thank DWbiker
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

Soda Dam, a natural rock formation, is located near Jemez Springs, NM--an hour north of Albuquerque. Over the ages, a cold water stream has eaten away at the "dam" and the water flows through it. On the other side of the road, there is hot...More

Thank r0n946
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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

It's literally right by the pull off. Pretty cool to see and take a few nice photos. Not for small kids. Cold running water.

Thank Lori B
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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

We were driving up to the Caldera when we passed by Soda Dam we made it a point to stop by on the way back. If you are not a fan of a sulphur oder then this might not be a place for you. Me...More

Thank Vince M
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

This place reminded us of Yellowstone. We were really amazed at the rich red color of the water. The rock formations were fascinating.

Thank Rick j
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

This natural formation is located right off the highway. People climb all over the structure. It was a welcome stop on our journey.

Thank charles6346
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Reviewed 21 June 2017

The entire drive on New Mexico route 4 is beautiful and full of interesting things to see and do. Soda dam is a natural mineral formation along the Jemez river, just north of Jemez Springs. The river and scenery are lovely. You just park on...More

1  Thank TaliaRoo
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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

My son and I said climbed inside the cave. Was amazed to see all the running water. I forgot in New Mexico there is a lot of water in certain places.

Thank Kevin C
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