Take This Easy Trail For Some Of The Highest And Most Beautiful Views Of New Mexico

While hiking in the Land of Enchantment is always plentiful, you often have to make a lofty and long trip out into the wilderness to find the most spectacular vantage points. That is not the case with this trail system right outside of Santa Fe. This easy trail in New Mexico is right outside of the city, and the easiest way to access the mountains right in your backyard. Once you take this simple hike in the foothills of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, you’ll be feeling on top of the world with some of the most spectacular views of our state. Lace up your boots, we’re going for a scenic hike that won’t take too much effort.

Have you ever taken this awesome hike near Santa Fe? Was it full of beautiful views? We’d love to hear all about your favorite easy trail in New Mexico in the comments, and don’t forget to then go share photos from your New Mexico adventures with us in our New Mexico Nature Lovers Facebook group, or tag us on Instagram by tagging #onlyinnewmexico for a chance to be featured.

For another easy trail with a view, check out this gorge trail on top of the Rio Grande in Carson.