New Mexico is full of National Parks, Forests, Monuments, and Wilderness Areas and has amazing beauty and an interesting ancient past. From Native American Anasazi ruins to dinosaurs to volcanoes, there is plenty to do. There are many Museums, State Parks, Monuments, and Scenic and Historic Driving Tours.
Skiers can enjoy nine major skiing areas. The tall mountains and dry air make downhill and cross-country skiing very popular. Go white-water rafting on the Rio Grande or Rio Chama river. Ride the Sandia Peak Aerial Tramway (the world’s longest single-span tramway) which takes you almost three miles above the canyons of Albuquerque.Ruidoso, Angel Fire, Santa Fe, Truth or Consequences, Alto, Rio Rancho, and Ruidoso Downs are the cities with resorts in them