This Tiny Mountain Village Was Voted One Of The Best Places To Live In New Mexico
Are you on the lookout for a new town to call home? You don’t need to look too hard because we know of a picture-perfect mountain town that has a little bit of everything.
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/
Ruidoso is located in southern New Mexico, approximately 118 miles (or two hours) northeast of Las Cruces. Find details about its history, things to do, places to stay, and more by visiting the town’s tourism website, visitruidoso.com.
Monica is a Diné (Navajo) freelance writer and photographer based in the Southwest. Born in Gallup and raised in Phoenix, she is Tódich'ii'nii (Bitter Water People) and Tsi'naajinii (Black Streak Wood People). Monica is a staff writer for Only In Your State, photo editor for The Mesa Legend, and previously a staff writer for The Navajo Post. You can reach her at [email protected]
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