Open daily all summer from Memorial day to Labor Day
Welcome to New Mexico's secret beach. The Pecos River runs through the heart of Carlsbad New Mexico and it's the perfect place to spend a few hours, a day or a weekend of fun and sun.
Just a 30 minute trip north of the world famous Carlsbad Caverns, you can enjoy an oasis surrounded by tree shaded parks and a free swimming area open daily.Climb aboard one of Carlsbad Cruises boats and enjoy a relaxing ride down the Pecos River, or bask in the sunshine and swim at the beach area. Enjoy the more than 3 miles of public parks and walking trails along the river.