THINGS TO DO Near Ruidoso, New Mexico

This part of New Mexico is truly unique. There is skiing, swimming, hiking, biking and so much more. There are beautiful rock formations, national forests, and plenty of other great activities waiting to be discovered!

Ruidoso Downs

This racetrack is set in the beautiful New Mexico mountains and draws a huge crowd every year. Whether you come for the horse races or for one of the many events and fairs that are held at this location, you're sure to have a great time!

Ski Apache

Apache offers some of the world's best warm weather powder skiing. There are runs for all skill levels and when the snow melts, apache turns into a playground for hikers, bikers and zipliners!

Lincoln National forest

This national forest is full of beautiful unspoiled wilderness, mountain streams, and beautiful views. Nature lovers shouldn't pass up the opportunity to visit this national forest!