Santa Fe National Forest, New Mexico

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#56 of 124 in Nature in New Mexico
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  • The scenery is fantastic and varied. You could explore this forest for years and never see it all. Understanding that the USFS is running on fumes, visitors and locals need to step up in regards to...  more »
  • We visited in October,and the Aspen trees were stunning! This park is dog and horse friendly, and many people were bringing their furry family. There are lots of trails, so even though it was fairly.....  more »
  • Santa Fe National Forest is huge and beautiful, and has many trails for walking and hiking, along with several campgrounds. It is a great place to experience pristine nature, great vistas and the...  more »
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  • Very nice, quick getaway as it's close to Santa Fe and not too far from Albuquerque. Great place to get out of the heat, pack a lunch, fish, and hike. I also love to camp here in the Pecos. A must to take your kids, and dogs! *Please respect the land, too many dumb people leave trash here, it's a shame to ruin such a beautiful place
  • It's always a good idea to get in touch with nature! There is always something new to see ๐Ÿ˜‰ and great memories to be made. Just respect the forest and the rules when it comes to fire๐Ÿ”ฅ safety. Also don't forget to clean up after yourself, and try your best to leave no trace of your being there. Plan to leave the forest ๐ŸŒฒbetter than you found it. If we all do this we can preserve it for many future generations. ๐Ÿ˜Ž๐Ÿฅฐ๐Ÿ˜‰๐Ÿ˜ƒ
  • My family and I have been visiting here since I was a child, now my children enjoy the Pecos river and the beauty the forest has to offer. It is our favorite place for a nice day trip for fishing or playing in the water. We do not camp because the bathroom facilities are very primitive, the equivalent of an outhouse. If they had nice facilities I would give it 5 stars. It is perfect for campers that have a RV though. Beautiful scenery.
  • The scenery here is very nice. One of the better places to go hiking for great views and scenery and the springs are even better. Great little spots to dip into the water with small runoffs leading to each one.
  • This is a must-see! Once you visit this place, you'll know why. Its majestic beauty is captivating. Hiking, camping and fishing are among a few of the activities it offers....and much more!!! Enjoy...

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