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?

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/

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: County Road 7297, Bloomfield, NM 87413, USA
Address: 1085 Blue Hole Rd, Santa Rosa, NM 88435, USA
Address: 1001 NM-1, San Antonio, NM 87832, USA
Address: Carlsbad, NM 88220, USA
Address: 28869 US-64, Eagle Nest, NM 87718, USA
Address: El Malpais, Grants, NM 87020, USA
Address: Jemez Springs, NM 87025, 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: New Mexico, USA