These 11 Dirt Roads Lead To Unforgettable Destinations In New Mexico

Approximately three-quarters of New Mexico’s roads are unpaved. Many are well-maintained and easy to traverse while others are so washboarded that traveling across them will make your bones feel like maracas. Still, these 11 New Mexico destinations are so unforgettable that they’re worth a little extra effort.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

How many of these have you visited?

If you’re seeking an adventure that’s off the beaten path, also check out these “13 Enchanting Spots In New Mexico You Never Knew Existed.”