Here’s The Ultimate Bucket List For New Mexicans Who Are Obsessed With Nature

Calling all New Mexico nature lovers! If you are looking for a reason to hit the road and explore the Land of Enchantment, you’ll want to take a look at these locations to add to your nature bucket list. How many of these places have you visited?

New Mexico is home to an amazing number of beautiful locations, that we couldn’t possibly fit them all onto this list. What are some other locations you think belong on a future bucket list? Share your thoughts in the comments or by submitting a nomination, and don’t forget to check out our New Mexico Nature Lovers Facebook group, where you’ll find tons of other local adventurers sharing the amazing places they explore!

Not every scenic location around the state can be accessed by the public. One location that is stunning with limited access is Lechuguilla Cave, located at Carlsbad Caverns National Park in southern New Mexico. Read about the cave and a recent discovery there in This Never Before Seen Aquamarine Pool Is Hiding Inside Lechuguilla Cave In New Mexico.

Address: Bloomfield, NM 87413, USA
Address: Bisti/De-Na-Zin Wilderness, County Road 7297, Bloomfield, NM 87413, USA
Address: The Blue Hole, 1085 Blue Hole Rd, Santa Rosa, NM 88435, USA
Address: Bosque Del Apache National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center, 1001 NM-1, San Antonio, NM 87832, USA
Address: Carlsbad Caverns National Park, Carlsbad, NM 88220, USA
Address: Cimarron Canyon State Park, 28869 US-64, Eagle Nest, NM 87718, USA
Address: El Malpais National Monument, Grants, NM, USA
Address: Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument, 0 NM-22, Cochiti Pueblo, NM 87072, USA
Address: Nambe Falls, New Mexico 87506, USA
Address: Sandia Crest, New Mexico 87008, USA
Address: Trampas Lakes, New Mexico 87521, USA
Address: 39201 NM-4, Jemez Springs, NM 87025, USA
Address: Wheeler Peak, New Mexico 87525, USA
Address: White Sands National Park, New Mexico, USA