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11 Incredible Day Trips Anyone Can Take From Las Cruces

Day trips are the perfect way to appreciate attractions close to home. The only requirements are a day off and some money to cover gas and meals. The price of each trip varies, but we’ve capped the drive time to roughly 90 minutes (3 hours round trip). So, if a vacation feels a long way off, indulge in a mini New Mexico getaway and head to one of these 11 fun spots near Las Cruces.

Click here for more information on the Hillsboro historic walking tour. (It’s on the “about Hillsboro” section of the website.)

Here are the directions to Kilbourne Hole.

Which of these places have you visited? What’s the best day trip you’ve ever taken in New Mexico?

Juliet White
New Mexico staff writer for Only In Your State and freelance writer. A committed travel junkie, Juliet has lived on two continents, but believes that the sunsets in New Mexico are the best. She can be reached on Twitter @JulietWrites.