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Ruidoso, NM is your New Mexico Vacation destination!
Ruidoso, New Mexico is high in the Rocky Mountains of southeastern New Mexico. Towering above the Village of Ruidoso is Sierra Blanca at 11,981 feet above sea level and the New Mexico ski resort, Ski Apache. Sierra Blanca Peak is the highest point in southern New Mexico. Ruidoso weather is mild and great for enjoying the outdoors and the natural wonders that abound in Ruidoso, Lincoln County and the Lincoln National Forest.
Come and enjoy year ‘round entertainment and relaxation. The Ruidoso Downs Race Track is home to the richest quarter horse race in the world; the All American Futurity. Ski Apache is the perfect ski resort for both beginning and advanced skiers and snowboarders. The Ruidoso area claims two of New Mexico 's finest casinos; Inn of the Mountain Gods and Billy the Kid Casino. The Spencer Theater for the Performing Arts is a world class performance hall. There is live music at many Ruidoso venues including the renowned country western bar Win Place and Show, outdoor cafes and many Ruidoso restaurants . For the active vacation, Ruidoso offers some of the best outdoor recreation around including top rated golf courses, horseback riding, Golden Aspen Motorcycle Rally, Aspencash Motorcycle Rally, high altitude bicycling, camping , hiking, skiing , golf, tennis, art galleries , museums and shopping aplenty. With all Ruidoso has to offer, the top rated activity in Ruidoso remains relaxing and enjoying the magnificent mountain views and the cool pines.
Ruidoso lodging is unique to other destinations. Known for quaint cabins along the Rio Ruidoso River, lodging includes cabins , resorts, hotels , motels, boutique hotels , bed and breakfasts, RV parks, campgrounds, condos and nightly rentals of private homes . Many lodging establishments are pet friendly . Ruidoso dining and restaurants offer a full range of options to fit any budget or taste.
If you decide to stay or make Southeastern New Mexico your second home, Ruidoso real estate has proven to be a popular investment.
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