Southern New Mexico

Southern New Mexico Travel Guide

Articles about Southern New Mexico

By Nicholas DeRenzo
By Nina Fedrizzi
By Mark Ehrman
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Hotels in Southern New Mexico

Kick back on the porch swing at this 1930’s working cattle ranch in a dusty hamlet near the Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge.

Restaurants in Southern New Mexico

Named for the in-house (friendly) ghost, Rebecca’s at Cloudcroft’s elegant Lodge Resort serves exquisitely prepared Continental fare, like pistachio-crusted trout or chateaubriand for two.

Things to do in Southern New Mexico

The otherworldly subterranean landscape of Carlsbad Caverns National Park is—justifiably—New Mexico’s most famous attraction. Take the self-guided audio tours of the Natural Entrance and Big Room (tickets and headphones are available at the park visitor center).