Skip The Hiking Boots And Simply Drive Up To These 6 Magnificent New Mexico Mountains

Unable to do any hiking right now? Don’t worry because enjoying New Mexico’s alluring landscapes can be just as easy as hopping in your car and driving down the road. For some spectacular mountain views, you’ll want to drive up one of these grand New Mexico mountains.

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Those make for some beautiful views, don’t you think? If we missed any mountain drives, be sure to let us know about your favorite and we may feature it in a future article!

Looking for more scenic roads to take around the state? If traveling on the backroads is more your style, you’ll want to see some of our favorite suggestions in The 7 Best Backroads In New Mexico For A Long Scenic Drive.

Address: Emory Pass, New Mexico 88042, USA
Address: La Mosca Lookout, New Mexico 87020, USA
Address: Pajarito Mountain, New Mexico 87025, USA
Address: Salinas Peak, New Mexico, USA
Address: Sandia Crest, New Mexico 87008, USA
Address: Sangre De Cristo Mountain Dr, Arroyo Hondo, NM 87529, USA