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.

Looking forward to even more winter fun around New Mexico? Check out Ruidoso Winter Park in southern New Mexico! You can read more about it in This Epic Snow Tubing Hill In New Mexico Will Give You The Winter Thrill Of A Lifetime.