Spend The Day In Thick Aspen Trees On This Steep But Short Trail In New Mexico

For many New Mexicans, the perfect day consists of connecting with nature, watching wildlife, and enjoying some breathtaking views. Fortunately, you don’t have to travel far to have this type of experience in the Land of Enchantment. There is one hiking trail in the Santa Fe National Forest that will give you all of this — and so much more! The Alamo Vista Trail in New Mexico is short, but the climb and the final views will certainly make your heart race.

Before you begin this climb, make sure you wear adequate hiking shoes. During your adventure, you may encounter areas with a combination of loose gravel and steep inclines, so be prepared! Click here to review a detailed map of this trail.

Have you ever hiked the Alamo Vista Trail in New Mexico? What did you think of this short-and-steep trail? We’d love to hear all about your experience in the comments.

If you are looking for more short hikes in New Mexico, here are 12 incredible hikes that are five miles or less.

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Address: Santa Fe National Forest, New Mexico 87532, USA