There’s A Truly Enchanted Forest In New Mexico And It’s Perfect For A Winter Hike
Spring hasn’t quite arrived in New Mexico; the temperatures and snowfall are still fluctuating between cold and snowy and warm and dry. It’s still a bit chilly in New Mexico this week, so let’s celebrate the last vestiges of winter with some day hikes in an enchanted forest.
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/
Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area is located at 28 Sangre de Cristo Drive in Red River. You can find details about their trails, hours of operation, and other activities by visiting their website or their Facebook page.
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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