Introduction to New Mexico state parks
Some generalities about New Mexico state parks, known for trails, mountains, etc, then list them out.
Park Address: 545 Bottomless Lakes Rd, Roswell, NM 88203
Park Description: Established in 1933, it was the first state park in New Mexico.
Popular Park Sites: Lake, Fishing, Hiking and Viewpoints.
Park Address: 327 New Mexico 61, Faywood, NM 88034
Park Description: City of Rocks State Park is a state park in New Mexico, consisting of large sculptured rock formations in the shape of pinnacles or boulders rising as high as 40 feet.
Popular Park Sites: Flaming Rock Trail, Castle Rocks Climbing, California Trail and Twin Sisters campsites.
Heron Lake State Park
Park Address: Los Ojos, NM 87551
Park Description: This scenic recreational area with a sizable lake offers camping, hiking, fishing & sailing.
Popular Park Sites: Heron Dam, El Vado Lake, Rio Chama and cross-country skiing.
Heron Lake State Park Visitors Guide
Park Address: 101 NM-195, Elephant Butte, NM 87935
Park Description: This park preserves the historical battlefield on which the American Revolutionary War's Battle of Monmouth was waged.
Popular Park Sites: Elephant Butte Reservoir, Kayaking, Fishing and Rio Grande River.