If you’re looking for a Carlsbad Caverns map, you’ve come to the right place; currently I’ve collected 13 free Carlsbad Caverns National Park maps to view and download. (PDF files and external links will open in a new window.) Here you can see a bunch of maps focusing on the routes of various guided cave tours, as well as other maps showing the park area above ground. You can also browse the best-selling Carlsbad Caverns maps and guidebooks on Amazon.
Carlsbad Caverns map from the park brochure
This is the official Carlsbad Caverns National Park map, showing the main visitor center area and the rest of the park. Click the image to view the full size JPG (200 kb) or download the PDF (100 kb).
Regional Carlsbad Caverns map
Here is a regional Carlsbad Caverns National Park map. It shows the surrounding roads and nearby Guadalupe Mountains National Park. Click the image to view a full size JPG (80 kb) or download the PDF (150 kb).
Carlsbad Caverns trail map
This Big Room self-guided tour map shows the wheelchair-accessible routes into Big Room from the elevators, as well as the grades too steep for wheelchairs. Click the image to view a full size GIF (300 kb).
If you’re looking for a complete map of the publicly accessible portions of Carlsbad Caverns, the National Geographic Trails Illustrated map should meet your need. I especially like that it labels prominent cave features along the routes. It also includes trails and topographic lines above ground, so it’ll serve your needs regardless of what you’re doing in the park – hiking above ground or caving underneath.
Carlsbad Caverns tour route maps
The Spider Cave route map shows the path taken by this tour featuring heights and tight spaces in an entirely separate cave from the main Carlsbad Caverns. Click the image to view a full size GIF (200 kb).
Three-dimensional Carlsbad Caverns maps
This Carlsbad Caverns map shows a 3D cave diagram and is from the backside of the official park brochure and contains additional educational information. Click the image to view a full size JPG (2.4 mb).
This retro Carlsbad Caverns map postcard shows a general layout of the cave system. (Unfortunately I can’t find the original source of this image in a higher resolution.) Click the image to view a full size JPG (200 kb).
Carlsbad Caverns geologic map
Carlsbad Caverns vegetation map
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