Travel South Central New Mexico

 Welcome to South Central New Mexico!

South Central New Mexico is located along interstate highways between Albuquerque, New Mexico and El Paso, Texas. Get ready for a road trip!

Enjoy our beautiful landscapes, cultural traditions and attractions, deep history, and our world famous green chile.

Travel down El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro National Historic Trail, raft the Rio Grande, fish and swim in Elephant Butte Lake, and hike the Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument – there’s something for everyone!

South Central New Mexico Interactive Travel Map

Things to Do

Explore our main attractions and hidden treasures!

Use our travel map to plan your adventure or find the perfect local tour.

Southern New Mexico Travel Videos

Video Gallery

Preview the sights and sounds of South Central New Mexico!

Our videos will show you more about our culture, landscape, and people.

News and events in the desert southwest

News & Events

 See what’s happening in this part of the southwest.

Find information about upcoming events and activities in the region.

Travel Photo Gallery Instagram Feed

Photo Gallery

Check out pictures of South Central New Mexico!

Subscribe to our Instagram feed right from the photo gallery.

Spring 2018 promo video editing contest winning video

Video Contest

Our video contest features new talent every year!

Check out Daniel Peterson’s winning video in our 2019 contest.