National parks are free this weekend

CARLSBAD, N.M. (KRQE) – Those looking for something romantic and inexpensive to do this Valentine’s Day weekend might want to check out the state’s national parks.

Monday is President’s Day, and from Saturday through Monday, entrance fees to all national parks are waived.

New Mexico’s national parks include Carlsbad Caverns, Chaco Canyon and Pecos National Historical Park. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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