Day Trips

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Abiqui Lake

About an hour north of Santa Fe, Abiqui Lake is a great summer day getaway. Swimming is popular and there's camping with restrooms, visitor center, showers and RV hookups. Fishing and boating are made easy with docks and boat ramps. read more >

Albuquerque Aquarium & Botanic Garden

Albuquerque Aquarium & Botanic Garden

The Albuquerque Aquarium takes visitors on a journey down the Rio Grande from Albuquerque to its mouth in the Gulf of Mexico. Fresh water riverine, estuarine, surf zone, shallow waters, coral reefs, open ocean and deep ocean species are represented read more >

Albuquerque Rio Grande Zoo

Albuquerque Rio Grande Zoo

The 64-acre Rio Grande Zoo offers visitors close encounters with more than 250 species of exotic and native animals. Popular species include seals and sea lions, chimpanzees, gorillas, orangutans, elephants, polar bears, giraffes, hippos, camels, read more >

Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure- Santa Fe

Turn Santa Fe into a giant game board with this fun scavenger hunt adventure. Combine the excitement of the Amazing Race with a three-hour city tour. Guided from any smart phone, teams make their way among well known and overlooked gems of the read more >

Bandelier National Monument

Bandelier National Monument, west of Santa Fe, has ruins of ancient cliff dwellings. Most of New Mexico's 19 Indian pueblos are within driving distance from the city. Some are open to tourist visits; others are not. Northwest of Santa Fe about 34 read more >

Blue Hole in Santa Rosa

The Blue Hole offers diving and limited recreation swimming. The famous Blue Hole is a geological phenomenon. The natural, bell-shaped pool is 80 feet deep and has astonishing clarity and a constant water temperature of 64 degrees. There's even a read more >

Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge

Bosque del Apache, which means "woods of the Apache", was named for the people who often camped in the riverside forest. Today it is known as one of the most spectacular Refuges in North America. This 57,331 acre refuge straddles the Rio Grande read more >

Casa Grande Trading Post, Petting Zoo & Cerrillos Turquoise Mining Museum

Casa Grande Trading Post, Petting Zoo & Cerrillos Turquoise Mining Museum

Out for a drive? A great stop along the Turquoise Trail is the Casa Grande Trading Post, Petting Zoo & Mining Museum. This 28 room hand built adobe building, housing the Trading Post-(gifts, rocks, bottles, and antiques), Turquoise Mining Museum read more >

Cliff's Amusement Park

Cliff's Amusement Park

From its early days as Uncle Cliff's Kiddieland to the new era of Cliff's Amusement Park, Cliff's is an Albuquerque tradition and an incredible place for fun and enjoyment like no other around. Cliff's is home to some of the wildest thrill rides read more >

Cochiti Lake

Cochiti lake is a popular spot for summertime cooling off. Bring the inflatable raft, the grilling supplies and the sunscreen. Boating is popular but it's a no-wake zone. No fishing or pets allowed. Developed campgrounds, RV hookups, visitor center, read more >

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