The Secret Town In New Mexico That’s Perfect For A Sweet Escape
What is your idea of a weekend getaway? Camping on a beach? Relaxing in scenic hot spring pools? Or, maybe you prefer an escape to a tiny mountain town? If that last one sounds ideal, then you’re in the right place because we’re taking a look at one little village that is perfect for a quick escape.
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/
Cloudcroft is located in southern New Mexico, approximately 87 miles northeast of Las Cruces via US-70. Read more about the town’s history, lodging, dining, and activity options by checking out its website.
Monica is a Diné (Navajo) freelance writer and photographer based in the Southwest. Born in Gallup and raised in Phoenix, she is Tódich'ii'nii (Bitter Water People) and Tsi'naajinii (Black Streak Wood People). Monica is a staff writer for Only In Your State, photo editor for The Mesa Legend, and previously a staff writer for The Navajo Post. You can reach her at [email protected]
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