Bike, Hike & Outdoors
With the Sandia Mountains in our backyard and an outstanding year-round climate
, it's no wonder that Albuquerque is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts and wildlife lovers.
On our New Mexico hiking trails
you'll find breathtaking views and fascinating geological formations. You may also discover fossils, petroglyphs, petrified wood or ancient ruins. With abundant New Mexico wildlife
in the area, chances are that you'll see roadrunners, deer, hawks or other woodland critters.
Albuquerque’s bike trails
range from a vast network of paved bike trails throughout the city to mountain bikin
g in the Sandia foothills. For more information on biking trails, groups and events
in Albuquerque, visit Authentic Albuquerque: Outdoors: Bike
Whether you are interested in birdwatching
, rock climbing
, or exploring the back roads with a guided hiking or jeep tour
, there are plenty of ways to experience Albuquerque's 310 days of sunshine by getting outdoors
during your stay.