These Photos Of 8 Mountain Peaks In New Mexico Will Take Your Breath Away

Although an impressive number of New Mexicans really do scale mountains, the reality is that most of us don’t – or can’t – make it to the summit of our state’s magnificent peaks. Curious about the views from the top? They’re just as breathtaking as you’d expect. So here are images captured at the summit of 8 mountains in the Land of Enchantment.

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Have you ever scaled a mountain? Perhaps these peak pics will inspire you to grab your hiking boots.

If you’re looking for some shorter hikes, here are some great trails that are all under five miles in length.

*All mountain height information comes from peakery or Peakbagger.com.