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1,085 mi 1,746 km of trail 13 Featured Hikes

Gems 7 Gems Easy Trails 111 Trails Intermediate Trails 71 Trails Hard Trails 15 Trails
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Featured Hikes in Southwestern New Mexico - 13

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Favorite The dunes and the San Andres Mountains.

Alkali Flat Trail

5.0 mi 8.0 km • Loop • 95 ft Ascent 29.03 m Ascent

Singletrack Holloman Air Force Base, NM

( 16 )
Favorite Mineral Creek gouging out a route for itself.

Mineral Creek Trail to Cooney Mine Camp

3.1 mi 5.0 km • Out and Back • 439 ft Ascent 133.84 m Ascent

Singletrack Reserve, NM

( 2 )
Favorite The petroglyph that this trail is named after.

Dragonfly Loop Trail #720

3.6 mi 5.7 km • Loop • 201 ft Ascent 61.12 m Ascent

Singletrack Arenas Valley, NM

( 2 )
Favorite Almost there.

Mount Cristo Rey

4.6 mi 7.4 km • Out and Back • 630 ft Ascent 191.94 m Ascent

Doubletrack Sunland Park, NM

( 4 )
Favorite Incredible view down into White Sands National Monument!

Rim Trail Out-and-Back

23.2 mi 37.3 km • Out and Back • 3,088 ft Ascent 941.21 m Ascent

Singletrack La Luz, NM

( 3 )
Favorite A view of the elevated section of the rebuilt Catwalk trail.

Catwalk National Recreation Trail

6.0 mi 9.6 km • Out and Back • 1,115 ft Ascent 339.71 m Ascent

Singletrack Reserve, NM

( 3 )
Favorite Crossing the Arroyo. Looking NW.

Alamo Canyon Loop

6.3 mi 10.1 km • Loop • 1,246 ft Ascent 379.74 m Ascent

Singletrack Alamogordo, NM

( 8 )
Favorite The lookout at the top--still staffed in fire season.

Little Cherry Creek to Signal Peak via CDT

16.2 mi 26.1 km • Loop • 3,200 ft Ascent 975.24 m Ascent

Singletrack Arenas Valley, NM

( 1 )

Trails in Southwestern New Mexico - 184

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4.2 mi 6.7 km #1 Pine Tree Trail
White Sands, NM
4.2 mi 6.7 km White Sands, NM
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2.1 mi 3.3 km #2 Organ Needle Trail
Las Cruces, NM
2.1 mi 3.3 km Las Cruces, NM
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1.5 mi 2.4 km #3 San Francisco Hot Springs
Reserve, NM
1.5 mi 2.4 km Reserve, NM
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6.1 mi 9.8 km #4 Three Rivers Trail (#44)
Carrizozo, NM
6.1 mi 9.8 km Carrizozo, NM
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11.8 mi 19.0 km #5 Woodhaul Wagon Road Trail #55
Santa Clara, NM
11.8 mi 19.0 km Santa Clara, NM
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16.0 mi 25.7 km #6 Black Range Crest Trail #79
Faywood, NM
16.0 mi 25.7 km Faywood, NM
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2.2 mi 3.6 km #7 Dragonfly Trail
Arenas Valley, NM
2.2 mi 3.6 km Arenas Valley, NM
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8.6 mi 13.8 km #8 Tadpole Ridge Trail #232
Arenas Valley, NM
8.6 mi 13.8 km Arenas Valley, NM
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5.4 mi 8.7 km #9 Snow Creek Trail #233 ("Forest Trail")
Silver City, NM
5.4 mi 8.7 km Silver City, NM
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2.7 mi 4.4 km #10 Deadman Canyon Trail
Silver City, NM
2.7 mi 4.4 km Silver City, NM
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8.0 mi 12.9 km #11 FR 4080T: Mimbres River (Main Fork)
Santa Clara, NM
8.0 mi 12.9 km Santa Clara, NM
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2.0 mi 3.3 km #12 Twin Sisters Creek Trail
Arenas Valley, NM
2.0 mi 3.3 km Arenas Valley, NM
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6.2 mi 9.9 km #13 Proposed CDT: Doug's Gate to LS Mesa
Silver City, NM
6.2 mi 9.9 km Silver City, NM
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2.0 mi 3.3 km #14 Big Tree Trail #755
Santa Clara, NM
2.0 mi 3.3 km Santa Clara, NM
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6.7 mi 10.8 km #15 Sawmill Wagon Road Trail #243
Arenas Valley, NM
6.7 mi 10.8 km Arenas Valley, NM
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2.8 mi 4.5 km #16 Skates Canyon #964
Santa Clara, NM
2.8 mi 4.5 km Santa Clara, NM
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6.7 mi 10.7 km #17 CDT: Burro Norte (Doug's Trail)
Silver City, NM
6.7 mi 10.7 km Silver City, NM
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3.2 mi 5.2 km #18 Servis Corrals Trail #725
Arenas Valley, NM
3.2 mi 5.2 km Arenas Valley, NM
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0.7 mi 1.2 km #19 CDT Bypass (New Section)
Silver City, NM
0.7 mi 1.2 km Silver City, NM
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2.2 mi 3.6 km #20 The Watering Hole
Arenas Valley, NM
2.2 mi 3.6 km Arenas Valley, NM
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