Enjoy A Lazy Summer Day On The Water At One Of These New Mexico State Parks

That summer heat is slowly creeping in, meaning now is the perfect time to start planning out your potential escape for cooler temperatures. If a lazy day on the water sounds like the perfect activity for the dog days of summer, you’ll want to check out one of these New Mexico State Parks that are home to lakes, rivers, and swimming holes.

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/

Details about each park’s hours of operation, fees, and more can be found on the New Mexico State Parks website or on their Facebook page.

Looking forward to paddling through a picturesque swimming hole? One of New Mexico’s prettiest sites is the Blue Hole found in Santa Rosa. Read more in Some Of The Cleanest And Clearest Water Can Be Found At New Mexico’s Blue Hole.

Address: 28869 US-64, Eagle Nest, NM 87718, USA
Address: 135 Dodge Dr, Villanueva, NM 87583, USA
Address: NM-434, Guadalupita, NM, USA
Address: 740 Hyde Park Rd, Santa Fe, NM 87501, USA
Address: Mora, NM 87732, USA
Address: 160 NM-526, Raton, NM 87740, USA