A Drive Down New Mexico’s Loneliest Road Will Take You Miles And Miles Away

With miles between cities, New Mexico doesn’t want for lonely roads. Take a random exit off the interstate and within minutes it seems you can be miles away from everything. But there is one road less traveled in New Mexico where passing cars are scant and the scenery flows from rolling llanos to steep plateaus – New Mexico State Road 104. This is the road trip you want you want to take when you truly want to get away from it all.

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For more scenic drives in New Mexico, check out 9 Incredible Drives Through The Backroads Of New Mexico and 9 Prettiest Scenic Byways In New Mexico.