New Mexico RVing stories

Check out the RVing opportunities in New Mexico

New Mexico is a stunning area of the USA, where RV camping, hiking and other outdoor recreation opportunities abound. Check out our New Mexico stories and start planning your RV holiday today.

Photos courtesy Baja Amigos/Dan and Lisa Goy
Florida

Top snowbird destinations

What to look for in a great snowbirding destination, and a few popular favourites.

Aztec is beautiful and invites history buffs to explore
Aztec

Top things to see and do in Aztec, New Mexico

RVing in Aztec this year? Here are some must-see attractions.

Aztec ruins
Aztec

Experience the Unesco World Heritage Aztec Ruins

Aztec has a fascinating attraction that you will want to explore immediately.

Church in Socorro, New Mexico, beseeches you to take out your camera.
Socorro

Historical secrets await in Socorro, New Mexico

The history of Socorro, New Mexico followed a few twists and turns before becoming the historical tourist hub it is today.

by Jillian Clark
The historic San Miguel Church on the City of Socorro Historic Walking Tour.
Socorro

Embrace New Mexico’s rich history with a walking tour in Socorro and Magdalena

Travel to Socorro and enjoy the rich history of the area by embarking on two historic walking tours in Socorro and Magdalena.

by Mason Buettner
Rubia's owner Randy Hodge and Kim, his wife of 22 years and inspiration for all three of his restaurants' names
Aztec

Rubia’s — A classic Mexican eatery with its own microbrewery

RVwest talks with Rubia’s Fine Mexican Dining owner Randy Hodge about his food, brews and long-time love who inspired the restaurant’s name. 

by Louis Bockner
A street scene at Magdalnea Trail drivers Cowboy Action Shooting.
Socorro

Socorro, New Mexico, immerses travellers in local tradition and history

Whether you are hounding for rocks, discovering history or staging a Victorian-era shootout, Socorro, New Mexico, promises edu-tourism opportunities to immerse travellers in local tradition and history.

Sebastian Halyard is a full-time backcountry RVer
RV News

The spaces between the places

At 65, Sebastian Halyard is looking forward to at least a few more years of living off the grid in precious solitude.

William Henry McCarty
Central New Mexico

The famous outlaw of Lincoln, New Mexico

This small town is famous as the place where Billy the Kid shot the sheriff and escaped from the courthouse.

Patti Begin in Roswell, New Mexico.
Central New Mexico

The little green men of Roswell, New Mexico

A discovery near Roswell in 1947 led to this small city becoming the UFO capital of the world.

Sandia tramway
Albuquerque

Highlights of Albuquerque

The Rio Grande runs through Albuquerque, New Mexico's largest city and a fascinating melting pot of cultures.

Taos Pueblo and creek.
New Mexico

Taos Pueblo, New Mexico

A tour of the oldest continuously inhabited community and the largest multi-storied pueblo structure in the United States.

The National Radio Astronomy Observatory provides radio telescope facilities for scientists from around the world.
New Mexico

Science and discovery in New Mexico

Los Alamos National Laboratory and other science-related attractions in the state of New Mexico.

Loretto Chapel, Santa Fe, New Mexico.
New Mexico

The mystery of the spiral staircase

The Loretto Chapel in Santa Fe attracts 250,000 visitors yearly and has been featured in books, movies and TV shows.

oldest church in U.S.
New Mexico

Top 5 things to see in Santa Fe

New Mexico's capital city is a fascinating place to explore.

Kit Frost's rig, a Sunline Saturn at Valley of Gods, a Bureau of Land Management area in southeast Utah.
RV News

Kit Frost is chasing light and adventure in her RV

Kit Frost’s camper did more than get her off the ground—it changed her life. With more flexibility and space to store her camera gear, Frost is off chasing the perfect shot—and storm—every other weekend.


RV-friendly businesses near New Mexico