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Each waterfall is listed by its name and location letter-number below this map. 

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* Photo Gallery of some nice New Mexico Waterfalls

 

A-6 in Colorado by 8 miles    Chama Falls

A-6 in Colorado by 3 miles    Trujillo Meadows Falls

A-6 in Colorado by 3 miles    Cumbres Falls

A-6 in Colorado by 5 miles    La Manga Falls

A-6 in Colorado by 5 miles    South Elk Creek Falls

A-7 in Colorado by 1½ miles   Cascade Creek Falls

A-7 in Colorado by 5 miles    Sheep Creek Falls

A-7 in Colorado by 5 miles    Bear Creek Falls

 

1.               A-5    Encarnacion Falls

2.              A-6    Brazos Falls      

3.              A-6    Brazos Box Falls 

4.              A-6    Chavez Falls 

5.              A-7    Chino Falls 

6.              A-7    Beaver Creek Falls 

7.              A-7    Toltec Falls      

8.              A-8    El Rito Cascades  

9.              A-8    Virgin Falls  

10.           A-9    Latir Falls                

11.            A-9    Waterfall Creek Falls 

12.           A-12    Folsom Falls

13.           A-12    Corrumpa Waterfall  

14.           B-6    Aragon Falls

15.           B-6    Cooper Falls 

16.           B-6    Ghost Falls              

17.           B-7    Placer Creek Falls 

18.           B-7    Potrero Falls                 

19.           B-9     Bear Canyon Cascades

20.          B-9    Lost Falls               

21.      B-9    Sawmill Creek Falls  

22.        B-9    Wheeler Creek Falls     

23.     B-9    Wheeler Creek Cascades           

24.     B-9    Wheeler Creek Lower Cascades  

25.     B-9    Taos Cone Creek Cascades

26.     B-9    Heli-pad Cascade

27.     B-9    Williams Falls  

28.     B-9     Gavilan Falls   

29.     B-9     Italianos Falls          

30.     B-9     Williams Basin Falls

31.      B-9    Blake Fork Falls          

32.      B-9    Long Canyon Falls

33.     B-9     Hondo Falls

34.     B-9     Slide Falls

35.     B-9    Timberline Falls

36.     B-9    Broken Waters Falls

37.     B-9    El Salto (Spanish - the falls)  

38.     B-9    Star Falls   

39.     B-9    Miller Falls                

40.     B-9    Bear Creek Cascades          

41.      B-9    East Fork Gorge Cascades

42.      B-9    Lobo Falls                                  

43.     B-9    Bull-of-the-Woods Cascades

44.     B-9    Clear Creek Falls  

45.     B-9    Maverick Falls  

46.     B-9    Lost Creek Falls                 

47.     B-9    Middle Fork Lake Falls  

48.     B-9    Columbine Cascades   

49.     B-9    Little Columbine Falls 

50.     B-9    Courtney Falls   

51.      B-9    Red River Falls  

52.      B-13   Corrumpa Falls  

53.     C-6    Echo Falls                

54.     C-6    Lichen Falls                       

55.     C-6    Vivian Falls                           

56.     C-6    Resumidero Falls                  

57.     C-6    Puerco Falls                                   

58.     C-6    Chama Canyon Wilderness

59.     C-8    Agua Caliente Falls

60.     C-8    Chamisal Falls    

61.      C-8    Quin Sabe Falls  

62.      C-8    Trampas Falls            

63.     C-8    Upper Trampas Falls  

64.     C-8    Caρada del Agua Falls

65.     C-8    Ojo Sarco Falls       

66.     C-8     Santa Barbara Falls  

67.     C-8    Quemado Falls                            

68.     C-8    Suazo Falls (aka- the ice caves)  

69.     C-8    Don Creek Falls

70.     C-8    Palociento Falls

71.      C-8    Rincon Creek Falls

72.      C-8    Fletchado Falls

73.     C-8    Mary's Waterfall

74.     C-9    Angostura Falls

75.     C-9    Casa Falls             

76.     C-9    Casa Cascades

77.     C-9    Middle Fork Casa Falls                    

78.     C-9    South Fork Casa Falls

79.     C-9    Santiago Falls

80.     C-10   Ortega Falls

81.      C-10   Charette Falls

82.      D-5    Clear Creek Falls

83.     D-5    La Madera Falls

84.     D-5    Rio Puerco Falls west

85.     D-6    Chamisa Vega Falls

86.     D-6    Jacque’s Waterfall  

87.     D-6    Butterfly Spring Waterfall

88.     D-6    Jemez Falls

89.    D-6     Upper Guadalupe Falls

90.     D-6    Guadalupe Falls

91.      D-6    Battleship Falls  

92.    D-6    Soda Dam

93.    D-6     Church Falls

94.     D-6    Frijoles Falls      

95.      D-6   Seeping Slot Falls

96.     D-6    Sanchez Falls   

97.     D-6    East Fork Jemez Box Falls

98.     D-6    Quemazon Falls

99.          D-7    Whiterock Falls

100.              D-7    Tetilla Falls

101.                         D-7    Pajarito Falls

102.                   D-7    Nambe Falls  

103.                   D-7    Little Chasm Falls  

104.                   D-7    Chupadero Falls

105.                   D-7    Nambe “Mystery” Falls

106.                   D-8     Little Tesuque Falls   

107.              D-8     Tesuque Falls 

108.              D-8     Upper Nambe

109.              D-8     Penitente Creek Cascades

110.               D-8     Dalton Falls

111.                D-8     Macho Falls

112.               D-8    Chimayosos Falls 

113.               D-8    Noisy Brook Falls 

114.               D-8    Cow Creek Falls  

115.               D-8    Pecos Falls     

116.               D-8    Two Beautiful Waterfalls 

117.               D-9    El Porvenir Falls

118.               D-9    Cascade Falls       

119.               D-9     Burro Canyon Falls 

120.              D-11   Beaver Falls       

121.               E-9    Falls Creek Falls  

122.              E-9    Brazel Falls                 

123.              E-10   Spring Canyon Falls  

124.              F-2    Ramah Falls      

125.              F-6    La Cueva Falls

126.              F-6    Embudo Falls          

127.              F-6    Chimney Falls 

128.              F-6    Sandia Falls

129.             F-7    Travertine Falls

130.              F-10   Catfish Falls       

131.               G-10   Power Dam Falls   

132.              H-6    Trigo Canyon Falls

133.              H-6     Manzano Falls   

134.              H-7     Red Canyon Falls                        

135.              J-1     Jenkins Creek Box Falls            

136.              J-1     Leggett Canyon Waterfall

137.              J-1     Engineer Creek Falls 

138.              J-1     Largo Canyon Falls  

139.              J-2    Hardcastle Falls     

140.              J-2    Whiskey Creek Falls  

141.               J-4    Pink Glissade  

142.              K-4    Garcia Falls

143.              K-8     Spring Canyon Falls Ruidoso            

144.              L-1     Whitewater Falls 

145.              L-2    Mogollon Falls  

146.              L-2    Punch Bowl Falls 

147.              L-2    Geronimo Falls

148.              L-2    Sacaton Falls          

149.              L-2    Big Dry Creek Falls        

150.              L-2    Big Dry Creek Cascades  

151.               L-2    Little Dry Creek Falls  

152.              L-2    Golden Link Falls  

153.              L-2    Chasm Falls   

154.              L-2    Crevice Falls

155.              L-2    Spider Falls                                  

156.              L-2    Spruce Creek Cascades 

157.              L-2    Gila Falls              

158.              L-2    Little Creek Falls 

159.              L-2    White Creek Falls 

160.              L-2    Rain Creek Falls

161.               L-3    Mineral Creek Falls near Chloride

162.              L-3    Diamond Falls

163.              L-3    Falls Canyon Falls 

164.              L-4    Falls Gulch Falls                                              

165.              L-8    Fall Creek Falls

166.              L-8    Little Fall Creek Falls

167.                      L-8    Three Rivers Waterslides

168.              L-8    Fort Stanton Falls

169.                      L-8    Butterfly Falls

170.              L-8    Bridal Falls    

171.               L-8    Tularosa Falls  

172.              M-2   Milkranch Falls   

173.              M-2   Sapillo Box Falls

174.              M-2   Pee Pee Falls                              

175.              M-4   Holden Prong Cascades

176.              M-4   Mineral Creek Falls – near Kingston

177.              M-8   Bridal Veil Falls

178.              M-8    Fresnal Falls  

179.              M-8   Bluff Springs              

180.              M-8   Waterfall Lodge Falls

181.               M-8   Wild Boy Falls       

182.              N-1    Slate Creek Falls 

183.              N-8    Caballero Falls              

184.              N-8    Sacramento Creek Falls

185.              N-11   Roaring Springs

186.              O-6    Fillmore Falls     

187.              O-7    Organ Mountains 

188.              O-10  Sitting Bull Falls  

189.              O-10  Last Chance Falls

190.              O-10  Double Canyon Falls 

 

 

Doug’s favorite New Mexico waterfalls 

                                            

L-2    Sacaton Falls - 300’

A-6    Brazos Falls - 1300’ – 2 tiers

B-9    Star Falls – 300’

L-2    Chasm Falls – 400’

B-9    Timberline Falls – 100’

D-6    Frijoles Falls – 90’  …and currently growing quickly

C-9    Angostura Falls – 30’

C-8    Quemado Falls – 132’ …………………………………………………… “favorite of many”

C-8     Santa Barbara Falls – 80’ – 3 tiers

B-9    Columbine Cascades – 120’ – 5 tiers

D-8    Pecos Falls – 100’ – 2 tiers

B-9    Wheeler Creek Falls – 75’ – 2 tiers

L-2    Big Dry Creek Cascades – 1200’ – many tiers and falls up to 60’ high each

C-9    Casa Cascades – 1500’

L-2    Big Dry Creek Falls – 60’

A-7    Toltec Falls – 25’

B-9    Wheeler Creek Cascades – 400’ – many tiers and falls

B-9    Lost Creek Cascades – 300’ – many tiers and falls

C-6    Lichen Falls – 50’

C-6    Puerco Falls – 60’

C-6    Echo Falls – 50’

E-9    Falls Creek Falls – lower falls is 120’ in 5 tiers – upper is 200’ in 4 tiers

D-6    Battleship Falls – 50’

L-2     Golden Link Falls – 200’

B-9    El Salto Falls – 30’ to 200’ ...nine waterfalls in all

C-6    Vivian Falls – 50’

D-9     Cascade Creek Falls – 250’ – multiple tiers

L-8    Fall Creek Falls – 120’

D-7    Nambe Falls – 220’ – 4 tiers

D-8    Noisy Brook Falls – 100’

B-9     Gavilan Falls – 50’ – 4 tiers 

B-9    Blake Fork Falls – 50’

M-2   Pee Pee Falls– 30’

A-8    Virgin Falls - 30’

 

New Mexico’s highest waterfall and cascades

Based on cumulative total elevation loss including tiers, ledges and cascades that can be seen from one viewpoint

Hopefully you will find some New Mexico waterfalls that are higher than these...!!!

 

A-6    Brazos Falls – 1300’ – 2 tiers

C-9    Casa Cascades – 1500’ – many tiers

L-2    Big Dry Creek Cascades – 1200’ – many tiers

B-9    Star Falls – 300’

L-2    Sacaton Falls – 300’  ……………………………………… “my favorite”

L-2    Chasm Falls – 400’

B-9    Wheeler Creek Cascades – 400’ – many tiers

L-2    Crevice Falls – 400’ – 3 or 4 tiers

B-9    Lost Creek Cascades – 300’ – many tiers

E-9    Brazel Falls – 300’ – 3 or 4 tiers

B-9    Lower Wheeler Creek Cascades – 250’ – multi-tiered

D-9     Cascade Creek Falls – 250’ – multiple tiers

B-9    Bull-of-the-Woods Cascades – 250’ – continuous cascades 

D-7    Nambe Falls – 220’ – 4 tiers

C-8    Quemado Falls – 132’ – not very sheer but beautiful …………. “favorite of many”

L-2    Golden Link Falls – 200’

A-6    Chavez Creek Falls – 200’

B-9    El Salto #5 – 200’

F-6    Chimney Falls – 150’

E-9    Falls Creek Falls (upper) – 200’ – 3 tiers

L-3    Falls Canyon Falls – 200’

B-9    Bear Creek Cascades – 200’ – multi-tiered

O-10  Sitting Bull Falls – 200’ – multi- tiered

B-9    El Salto #2 – 150’

B-9    Columbine Cascades – 120’ – 5 tiers

B-9    Middle Fork Lake Falls (Red River) – 120’

L-8    Fall Creek Falls – 120’

E-9    Falls Creek Falls “lower” – 120 – 5 tiers

D-8    Pecos Falls – 100’ – 2 tiers

D-6    Sanchez Falls – 100’

B-9    El Salto #7 – 100’ – 5 tiers

D-8    Noisy Brook Falls – 100’ - multi-tiered

M-8   Wild Boy Falls – 100’ – data unsure

L-4    Falls Gulch Falls – 100’ – 2 tiers

C-9    Casa Falls – one of the upper falls is the highest – 100’ – 4 tiers

                                

… there are many more, in fact I will not live long enough to find them all…!!!

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