Las Cruces

Things to do in


For such a small town, the area around Las Cruces is packed with tons things to do. Here is a list of cool things to do while visiting.

White Sands National Monument

The sand is as thick as snow in some spots and cool to the touch.

Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Reserve

THE place to go bird-watching.

Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument

Hike the views of the five mountains that make up the national monument.

Hatch Valley

The chiles grown in the Hatch Valley are world-famous for their taste and quality

Old Mesilla

Mesilla is a tiny town with a big history situated right next to Las Cruces.

Valley of Fires

Drive through one of the youngest and best-preserved lava fields in the US, also known as Carrizozo Malpais.

Las Cruces

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