The Underrated New Mexico Lake That’s Perfect For A Summer Day

When you’re considering a day trip or a longer getaway to one of New Mexico’s lakes, Elephant Butte is probably the first place that pops into your head. Not surprising since it’s the biggest lake – okay, fine, reservoir – in the state. But Navajo Lake, New Mexico’s second largest body of water, often gets overlooked.

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Have you ever visited Navajo Lake? For more information.

Headed to the Southern half of the state? Then you should definitely check out this little known resort, which is another ideal summer destination.