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Civilian Conservation Corps Rattlesnake Springs Campsite
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62
N 32° 06.530 W 104° 25.425
13S E 554365 N 3552644
Quick Description: Located near Carlsbad Caverns National Park.
Location: New Mexico, United States
Date Posted: 1/30/2015 9:41:17 PM
Waymark Code: WMNAAZ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
Views: 1

Long Description:
The Civilian Conservation Corps provided employment for more than 50,000 young men in New Mexico during the Great Depression of the 1930's. At the National Park Service CCC camp, they developed nearby Rattlesnake Springs into a permanent water source for Carlsbad Caverns, built roads, parking areas, and trails, which made the park more accessible to the public.
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