New Mexico Outdoor Destinations

New Mexico is known for offering families bountiful amounts of rugged outdoor recreation. The state offers a variety of terrain, including lakes, rivers, mountains and deserts.

There are 35 parks within the state park system and seventy percent of New Mexico residents live within 40 miles of a state park. There are also 14 national parks and monuments within the state, including the stunning Carlsbad Caverns National Park.


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Carlsbad NM Carlsbad Caverns National Park
Los Ojos NM Heron Lake State Park