Penitente Cascades

Patty Collins at Penitente Cascades... ah… few years ago…

Today she provides a wonderful place for you to enjoy at the Gateway to the Pecos Wilderness, Cowles, NM.

check it out... it is beyond words…!!!!


beta facts:

name- Penitente Cascades

elevation- 10022’

GPS coordinates- 3547.528’N 10544.303’W

flow- perennial

season- summer & fall

accommodations- none

ownership- Santa Fe National Forest

access-  3.5 miles on some trail and some bushwhack up Holy Ghost Creek

nearest town- Cowles is about 5 miles west of here

fun fact- very, very few people ever visit this place


essay bro

Patty took her dad up there a few years ago.


Enhanced National Geographic 7.5’ topo map


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