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Whether you want a casual stroll or a trek to the summit, we've got you covered.

Alamogordo

Desert Foothills Park Loop

Desert Foothills Park Loop

Desert Foothills Park Loop is a 1.3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Alamogordo and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and running. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.


Oliver Lee Memorial State Park

Indian Wells North Side Trail

Indian Wells North Side Trail is a 2.1 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Alamogordo and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and running. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.


Alamogordo - Travel Planner - Hikes

North Scenic Drive Trail

North Scenic Drive Trail is a 4.2 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Alamogordo and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and running. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.


Alamogordo Trails

South Scenic Drive Trail

South Scenic Drive Trail is a 6.2 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Alamogordo and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, running, and road biking. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.


Alamogordo Trails

Washington Ave Trail

Washington Ave Trail is a 2.1 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Alamogordo and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, running, and road biking. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.


Alamogordo Trails

NMSU Alamogordo Fitness Trail

NMSU Alamogordo Fitness Trail is a 0.5 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Alamogordo that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and running. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.


Tucumcari

Hiking around Alamogordo

Best Trails in Five Mile Park

Want to find the best trails in Five Mile Park for an adventurous hike or a family trip? AllTrails has 3 great hiking trails, biking trails, running trails and more. Enjoy hand-curated trail maps, along with reviews and photos from nature lovers like you. Ready for your next hike or bike ride? Explore one of two easy hiking trails in Five Mile Park that are great for the whole family. Looking for a more strenuous hike? We've got you covered, with trails ranging from 9 to 39 feet in elevation gain. Whatever you have planned for the day, you can find the perfect trail for your next trip to Five Mile Park.


Yellow Trail

Yellow Trail is a 1.2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Tucumcari and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, running, and mountain biking. Dogs are also able to use this trail.


Blue Trail

Blue Trail is a 0.6 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Tucumcari and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, running, and mountain biking. Dogs are also able to use this trail.


Red Trail

Red Trail is a 0.6 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Tucumcari and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, running, and mountain biking. Dogs are also able to use this trail.


Cloudcroft

Hiking with Dog

Devils Elbow Overlook Trail

Devils Elbow Overlook Trail is a 0.4 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Cloudcroft that features a great forest setting and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and running. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.


Mayhill

La Pasada Encantada Trail

La Pasada Encantada Trail

La Pasada Encantada Trail is a 0.4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Mayhill that features a great forest setting and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and running. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.


Mescalero

Carrizo Trail

Carrizo Trail

Carrizo Trail is a 5.6 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Mescalero that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, running, and nature trips. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.


High Rolls Mountain Park

Bridal Veil Falls & Grand View Trail

Bridal Veil Falls & Grand View Trail

Bridal Veil Falls & Grand View Trail is a 7.9 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near High Rolls Mountain Park that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is best used from September until May. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.


Cuba

Fisher Community Trail

Mesa de Cuba

Fisher Community Trail

Fisher Community Trail is a 2.2 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Cuba that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, running, and bird watching and is best used from March until November. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.


Rito San Jose Trail

Rito San Jose Trail is a 1 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Cuba that offers scenic views and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and running. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.


St. Francis of Assisi Trail

St. Francis of Assisi Trail is a 0.9 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Cuba and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and running. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.