Cienega Petroglyphs – Cieneguilla Petroglyphs Long Loop

Cienega Petroglyphs – Cieneguilla Petroglyphs Long Loop Hike
In Santa Fe Region

Map File Source: DeLorme

map Hike Key: H10571
Last Updated: 03/08/2021 12:00am
Last Updated By: Marilyn Fixer
Hike Class: B (Moderate)
Hike Distance: 5.6 mi
Minimum Elevation: 6145 ft
Elevation Change: 300 ft
Total Uphill: 330 ft
Total Downhill: 330 ft
Avg. Grade: 5 %
Route Type: Multiple Hikes
Protected: Yes
On Trail: No
Paved or Gravel Roads: Yes
GPS Advised: No
Drive Distance Round Trip: 105 mi
Drive Time One-Way: 1:00
Hiking Seasons: Spring, Fall, and Winter
New Mexico Game Unit: 6C
Hike Status: Published


Lots of petroglyphs and some canyon hiking.


Do not go on this hike if you have balance problems, as some of the area where the petroglyphs are is steep and rocky.

Trailhead Directions

See the individual hike descriptions.

Actual Hike

This is a Multiple Hike in the La Cienega ACEC area. See the individual hike descriptions for the Cienega Petroglyphs hike and for the Cieneguilla Petroglyphs Long Loop hike.

Map Filename: CienegaPet-CieneguillaPetLongLpMultiHikeMap.jpg

Text Author: Dick Brown
Map Author: Marilyn Warrant
Waypoints Author: Sue Pelletier
Track Author: Sue Pelletier
Maintainer: Not Assigned