These 7 New Mexico Hiking Trails Lead To Some Incredible Pieces Of History

In case you didn’t already know, New Mexico is filled with some fascinating history. You’ll find ancient dwellings that date back at least 1,000 years, abandoned relics of the state’s territorial past, and even much older pieces of history that will take you back millions of years to the age of dinosaurs. If you want to explore of some of these but still want to get a bit of exercise, you’ll want to check out these fantastic hikes.

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Since it’s currently winter, you might also be interested in checking out some trails you can do right now to make sure you get some exercise during these cold months! Read 8 Picturesque Trails In New Mexico That Are Perfect For Winter Hiking for beautiful trails to explore.