This Underrated State Park In New Mexico Will Have You Feeling A Thousand Miles Away From It All

The Land of Enchantment is overflowing with beautiful landscapes, and many of these are the country’s greatest state parks. From Bottomless Lakes State Park, to the Rio Grande Nature Center, there is no shortage of nature for New Mexicans. That being said, some of the lesser-known state parks fall under the radar. This state park on our Northern border might be underrated, but with so much to do and see, it’s the perfect getaway.

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Have you visited this lesser-known state park? What did you think? We’d love to hear about it in the comments, and don’t forget to share photos from your outdoor adventures with us in our New Mexico Nature Lovers Facebook group, or tag us on Instagram by tagging #onlyinnewmexico for a chance to be featured!

Did you know that over a million years ago a volcano erupted in New Mexico? What’s left behind is amazing, and you can see for yourself.