The 7 Scariest Hikes In New Mexico Are Not For The Faint Of Heart

Are you looking for a physical and mental challenge? Or perhaps you’re kicking back on the couch and are curious about what adventures your fellow New Mexicans might be taking. Either way, you’ll want to check out the scariest hikes in the Land of Enchantment. From drop-offs to ladders, you won’t get bored traversing these 7 trails.

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Perhaps these hikes seem too daunting. Fair enough. Here are some much shorter, easier trails for you to try!