These 10 Hiking Spots In New Mexico Are Completely Out Of This World

New Mexico was made for hiking. Our state’s public land offers a wide range of environments, from forests to deserts to wilderness areas. In fact, there are so many hiking trails here that it can be hard to know where to start. We’ve highlighted 10 hiking spots in New Mexico with scenery that is unparalleled and, in some cases, otherworldly.

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It would be impossible to list every great trail in New Mexico because there are simply too many of them. What’s your favorite hiking spot and why?