Top Spots

Hike the Salado Canyon Trail

Salado Canyon Trail, New Mexico

3.4 mi / 307 ft gain

Salado Canyon Trail

La Luz, New Mexico

1.95 mi / 203 ft gain

Hike Alamo Canyon Loop Trail

Alamogordo, New Mexico

-6.6 mi / 1205 ft gain

Switchback and Old Cloudcroft Highway Trail

Cloudcroft, New Mexico

4.33 mi / 610 ft gain

Mexican Canyon Trestle

Cloudcroft, New Mexico

2.13 mi / 358 ft gain

Old Cloudcroft Highway Trail Loop

Cloudcroft, New Mexico

2.83 mi / 528 ft gain

Hike the Osha Loop Trail

Cloudcroft, New Mexico

2.5 mi / 400 ft gain

Osha Trail

Cloudcroft, New Mexico

2.48 mi / 312 ft gain

High Altitude Race Course

Cloudcroft, New Mexico

9.38 mi / 1594 ft gain

Places to stay

Alamogordo, New Mexico

Alamogordo / White Sands KOA Journey

Bent, New Mexico

Aspen Group Area

The Domes Nature Retreat

From $150 / night

Cloudcroft, New Mexico

Upper Fir Group Area

Cloudcroft, New Mexico

Lower Fir Group Area

Cloudcroft, New Mexico

Black Bear Group Area

Guides and stories

Exploring White Sands National Monument

Cameron Catanzano

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