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Under review for 2018. Will add links to items.

ATTRACTIONS

In Magdalena

Places to get food in Magdalena.
Places to get some sleep in Magdalena.
See the Magdalena Chamber of Commerce site HERE for:

  • Regional Tour
  • Historical Walking Tour
  • Village Tour

In Socorro

  • Historic Plaza
  • Mineral Museum (NMT Campus)
  • San Miguel Mission: Built in 1598
  • NMT Golf Course
  • City of Socorro

Near Magdalena and Socorro

  • The Very Large Array (VLA) ~ 30min drive west of Magdalena
  • Fort Craig National Historic Site ~ 75 min drive southeast of Magdalena
  • Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge ~ 50 min drive southeast of Magdalena
  • Sevilleta National Wildlife Refuge ~ 50 min drive northeast of Magdalena

HIKING (From closest to farthest from Magdalena)

  • Hop Canyon
  • Box Canyon
  • Spook Canyon
  • Water Canyon
  • San Lorenzo Canyon

Longer Drives From Magdalena, NM

  • Pie Town, NM ~ 1hr drive west
  • Valley of Fires (lava flow) ~ 1.5hr east
  • Old Town Albuquerque ~ 1.5 hour drive northeast
  • Santa Fe Old Town ~ 2.5hr drive northeast
  • Elephant Butte Lake State Park ~ 1.5hr drive southeast
  • Truth or Consequences, NM (hot springs) ~ 1.5hr southeast
  • Spaceport America ~ 2hr southeast
  • White Sands National Monument ~ 3hr drive southeast
  • Salinas Pueblo Missions ~ 2.5hrs northeast
  • National Solar Observatory ~ 3.5hr drive southeast
  • Apache Point Observatory ~ 3.5hr drive southeast
  • Carlsbad Caverns ~ 5 hour drive southeast




2018-04-15