The Ultimate Bucket List For Anyone In New Mexico Who Loves Waterfall Hikes

Hiking is an incredible pastime in the Land of Enchantment, and it’s not hard to see why. Our hiking trails are some of the best ways to see all of the beautiful scenery New Mexico has to offer, and they often hold many hidden natural oases. This is the ultimate guide for anyone who loves a hike with the sound of rushing water in the background. These waterfall hikes have the ultimate payoff and have some of the best nature views in all of New Mexico, and each of them are incredibly unique. Let’s check these hiking trails off your bucket list, because they’re absolutely gorgeous.

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Have you been on any of these amazing waterfall hikes? Which is your favorite? Let us know in the comments, and don’t forget to share photos from your hiking 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!

This trail high up in the mountains might not feature a waterfall, but the payoff is just as amazing.