Hiking Project Logo

Lincoln National Forest

Area suggestions or local tips? Tell us!

Difficulty
Easy Difficult
Distance
mi
 - 
mi
Rating
Distance
mi
 - 
mi
Difficulty
Easy Difficult
Rating
Popular Near Here
Zoom in to see details
Map Key

Weather Averages


High
 
Low
 
Precip
 
Days w/
 
J F M A M J J A S O N D

226 mi 363 km of trail 4 Featured Hikes

Gems 2 Gems Easy Trails 31 Trails Intermediate Trails 34 Trails Hard Trails 1 Trail
Area suggestions or local tips? Tell us!
Hiking Project is built by hikers like you.
Share what you know about this area with the community.

Gems in Lincoln National Forest - 2

Hiking Project is built by hikers like you. Add Your Gems

Featured Hikes in Lincoln National Forest - 4

Hiking Project is built by hikers like you. Add Your Hikes

Trails in Lincoln National Forest - 62

Hiking Project is built by hikers like you. Add Your Trails

6.1 mi 9.8 km #1 Three Rivers Trail (#44)
Carrizozo, NM
6.1 mi 9.8 km Carrizozo, NM
Unknown
Update
5.3 mi 8.6 km #2 Dog Canyon Trail (T106)
Alamogordo, NM
5.3 mi 8.6 km Alamogordo, NM
All Clear
Update
Dry
79 days ago
21.6 mi 34.7 km #3 Crest Trail (#25)
Carrizozo, NM
21.6 mi 34.7 km Carrizozo, NM
Unknown
Update
6.1 mi 9.8 km #4 Last Chance Canyon Trail (T.226)
Whites City, NM
6.1 mi 9.8 km Whites City, NM
Unknown
Update
2.9 mi 4.6 km #5 Alfred Hale Connector
Ruidoso, NM
2.9 mi 4.6 km Ruidoso, NM
Unknown
Update
2.8 mi 4.5 km #6 Grindstone Ridge Connector
Ruidoso, NM
2.8 mi 4.5 km Ruidoso, NM
Unknown
Update
7.2 mi 11.6 km #7 Grindstone Lake Trail
Ruidoso, NM
7.2 mi 11.6 km Ruidoso, NM
Unknown
Update
3.1 mi 5.0 km #8 Mineral Springs Trail (T5579)
Alamogordo, NM
3.1 mi 5.0 km Alamogordo, NM
Unknown
Update
4.9 mi 7.8 km #9 A Trail (T119)
Alamogordo, NM
4.9 mi 7.8 km Alamogordo, NM
Unknown
Update
1.2 mi 1.9 km #10 Cloud Climbing Trestle Trail (T5001)
La Luz, NM
1.2 mi 1.9 km La Luz, NM
All Clear
Update
Some Mud
54 days ago
4.7 mi 7.6 km #11 Big Bonito Trail #T36
Carrizozo, NM
4.7 mi 7.6 km Carrizozo, NM
Unknown
Update
3.5 mi 5.6 km #12 Grindstone Mesa Loop
Ruidoso, NM
3.5 mi 5.6 km Ruidoso, NM
Unknown
Update
3.1 mi 5.0 km #13 Switchback Trail (T5004)
La Luz, NM
3.1 mi 5.0 km La Luz, NM
Unknown
Update
3.4 mi 5.5 km #14 Cedar Creek Trail #120E
Ruidoso, NM
3.4 mi 5.5 km Ruidoso, NM
Unknown
Update
5.8 mi 9.3 km #15 Dry Canyon Trail (T5574)
La Luz, NM
5.8 mi 9.3 km La Luz, NM
Unknown
Update
7.9 mi 12.6 km #16 Yucca Canyon Trail T225
Whites City, NM
7.9 mi 12.6 km Whites City, NM
Unknown
Update
1.8 mi 3.0 km #17 Bailey Canyon Trail
La Luz, NM
1.8 mi 3.0 km La Luz, NM
Unknown
Update
3.4 mi 5.5 km #18 Sitting Bull Falls Trail (T.68)
Whites City, NM
3.4 mi 5.5 km Whites City, NM
Unknown
Update
1.6 mi 2.6 km #19 Lower Cedar Creek Trail #120A
Ruidoso, NM
1.6 mi 2.6 km Ruidoso, NM
Unknown
Update
2.5 mi 4.1 km #20 Argentina Canyon Trail (#39)
Carrizozo, NM
2.5 mi 4.1 km Carrizozo, NM
Unknown
Update

Photos of Lincoln National Forest - 81

Hiking Project is built by hikers like you. Add Your Photos

Classes & Events Near You

Find More Classes and Events

Shop REI Adventures

Find More REI Adventures


Hiking Project is part of the REI Co-op family,
where a life outdoors is a life well lived.

Shop REI Hiking