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629 mi 1,012 km of trail 17 Featured Hikes

Easy Trails 58 Trails Intermediate Trails 84 Trails Hard Trails 9 Trails
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Featured Hikes in North Central New Mexico - 17

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Favorite Tent Rock Formations
Intermediate

Slot Canyon Trail Out and Back

3.0 mi 4.8 km • Loop • 815 ft Ascent 248.3 m Ascent

(36) Santo D…, NM
Favorite Action Hop atop Lake Peak.
Difficult

Raven's Ridge to Lake Peak Loop

10.6 mi 17.0 km • Loop • 2,650 ft Ascent 807.59 m Ascent

(17) Santa Fe, NM
Favorite Near Battleship Rock.
Intermediate

McCauley Hot Springs Out and Back

3.6 mi 5.8 km • Loop • 722 ft Ascent 220.2 m Ascent

(14) Jemez P…, NM
Favorite Scanning the route to the pointy Truchas peaks in the distance.
Intermediate/Difficult

Double Baldy with a side of Redondo

18.8 mi 30.2 km • Loop • 4,344 ft Ascent 1324.03 m Ascent

(4) Santa Fe, NM
Favorite Valles Toledo and the northeastern corner of Valles Caldera National Preserve looking northwest from Pajarito Mountain.
Intermediate

Pajarito Mountain Loop

4.9 mi 7.9 km • Loop • 1,246 ft Ascent 379.79 m Ascent

(2) Los Alamos, NM
Favorite Lots of fun bridges on the Winsor Trail
Intermediate

Chamisa Trail Loop via Saddleback and Windsor

9.9 mi 16.0 km • Loop • 1,908 ft Ascent 581.68 m Ascent

(12) Santa Fe, NM
Favorite Bandelier is beautiful in the fall.
Easy/Intermediate

Main Loop Nature Trail

1.4 mi 2.3 km • Loop • 222 ft Ascent 67.66 m Ascent

(12) White Rock, NM
Favorite Redondo Peak looking west into the Valles Caldera.
Intermediate/Difficult

Pajarito Ski Hill to Los Alamos North

8.7 mi 14.1 km • Point to Point • 770 ft Ascent 234.56 m Ascent

(2) Los Alamos, NM

Trails in North Central New Mexico - 134

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3.5 mi 5.6 km #1Atalaya Mountain Trail (#170)
Intermediate
Santa Fe, NM
Intermediate
3.5 mi 5.6 km Santa Fe, NM 29 
1.1 mi 1.7 km #2Slot Canyon Trail
Intermediate
Santo Domingo Pueblo, NM
Intermediate
1.1 mi 1.7 km Santo Domingo Pueblo, NM
73.8 mi 118.8 km #3Skyline Trail #251
Difficult
Santa Fe, NM
Difficult
73.8 mi 118.8 km Santa Fe, NM
1.1 mi 1.7 km #4Picacho Peak - Atalaya Mountain Connector
Intermediate/Difficult
Santa Fe, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
1.1 mi 1.7 km Santa Fe, NM
4.3 mi 6.9 km #5Soda Springs Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
White Rock, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
4.3 mi 6.9 km White Rock, NM
1.3 mi 2.2 km #6La Piedra
Intermediate
Santa Fe, NM
Intermediate
1.3 mi 2.2 km Santa Fe, NM
4.1 mi 6.7 km #7Red River Fault Loop Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Questa, NM
Easy/Intermediate
4.1 mi 6.7 km Questa, NM
3.0 mi 4.8 km #8Rendija Trail #279
Easy/Intermediate
Los Alamos, NM
Easy/Intermediate
3.0 mi 4.8 km Los Alamos, NM
20.1 mi 32.4 km #9CDT: Los Pinos TH (NM Sec. 25)
Intermediate/Difficult
Santa Teresa, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
20.1 mi 32.4 km Santa Teresa, NM
1.1 mi 1.8 km #10Ashley Pond
Easy
Los Alamos, NM
Easy
1.1 mi 1.8 km Los Alamos, NM
2.3 mi 3.7 km #11Punto de Coyote Vista Trail (Loop)
Intermediate/Difficult
Questa, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
2.3 mi 3.7 km Questa, NM
1.1 mi 1.8 km #12Fisher Community Trail
Intermediate
Santa Teresa, NM
Intermediate
1.1 mi 1.8 km Santa Teresa, NM
1.4 mi 2.2 km #13TP 244F
Difficult
Questa, NM
Difficult
1.4 mi 2.2 km Questa, NM
2.5 mi 4.0 km #14TP 251
Intermediate/Difficult
Questa, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
2.5 mi 4.0 km Questa, NM
0.6 mi 1.0 km #15Rim Run
Easy
Los Alamos, NM
Easy
0.6 mi 1.0 km Los Alamos, NM
0.5 mi 0.9 km #16No Name Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Questa, NM
Easy/Intermediate
0.5 mi 0.9 km Questa, NM
1.5 mi 2.4 km #17TP 249
Intermediate/Difficult
Questa, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
1.5 mi 2.4 km Questa, NM
2.6 mi 4.2 km #18TP 247
Intermediate/Difficult
Questa, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
2.6 mi 4.2 km Questa, NM
0.1 mi 0.2 km #19TP 249D
Easy/Intermediate
Questa, NM
Easy/Intermediate
0.1 mi 0.2 km Questa, NM
0.7 mi 1.2 km #20TP 249C
Intermediate/Difficult
Questa, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
0.7 mi 1.2 km Questa, NM

Photos of North Central New Mexico - 229

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Action Hop atop Lake Peak.
Aug 24, 2016 near Santa Fe, NM
Bighorn Sheep on the rim of the Rio Grande Canyon
Dec 2, 2017 near Arroyo…, NM
At the end of the Slot Canyon Trail.
Aug 20, 2018 near Santo D…, NM
Tent Rock Formations
Dec 6, 2017 near Santo D…, NM
Atop Tesuque Peak looking towards Santa Fe Lake
Apr 2, 2015 near Santa Fe, NM
Slot Canyon Trail
Dec 10, 2017 near Santo D…, NM
Big Horn ewes on the move, near the Lake Peak Traverse Trail.
Apr 1, 2015 near Santa Fe, NM
Valles Toledo and the northeastern corner of Valles Caldera National Preserve looking northwest from Pajarito Mountain.
Oct 16, 2016 near Los Alamos, NM

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