The Small Town In New Mexico You’ve Never Heard Of But Will Fall In Love With

The town of Pecos in San Miguel County is situated in one of the most scenic spots in New Mexico. Surrounded by the rising peaks of mountains and the Santa Fe National Forest, Pecos is an outdoor lover’s paradise.

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: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Pecos may be small but it has staggeringly beautiful scenery. Have you had the good fortune to explore this breathtaking area? What is your favorite memory of the town?

For a previous article, we compiled a road trip through some of New Mexico’s most picturesque small towns. Since Pecos was a stop on the route, you may be interested in checking it out and completing this drive.