The Little-Known Lake In New Mexico You Can Only Reach By Hiking This 6.6-Mile Trail

Getting outside is always an amazing experience, and nothing beats a challenging hike that leads somewhere unique or special. New Mexico is known for its incredible rock formations, white sands, and mountains, and Deception Peak to Lake Peak is one mountain hike you won’t soon forget. At 3.3 miles long each way, with lots of elevation gain, this hike is difficult but the views are rewarding, and you will be happy you powered through.

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This is an amazing mountain hike that has it all. You’ll walk through trees, over boulders, and around cliffs, giving you the rewarding views you are looking for. Be sure to let us know what your favorite part of this hike was!

Address: Deception Peak, Glorieta, NM 87535, USA