Cloudcroft, NM Trails and Parks

Cloudcroft has 17 trails in the vicinity, including 5 hiking trails and 4 for mountain biking. These trails range from 2.2 to 42.6 miles in length. The most popular trails are Bluff Springs, Baylor Pass and Sacramento Rim. Trails.com member Cathy A. recently completed Osha Trail.
  • Osha TrailView Trail Details

    5 Reviews

    Cloudcroft, NM

    • Hiking  
    •  1–2 hours
    •  2.6 miles
    •  Guide

    The Osha Trail is an easy, popular loop hike very convenient to the high mountain town of Cloudcroft. It passes through lush forest of Douglas-fir, ...

  • Rim TrailView Trail Details

    3 Reviews

    Cloudcroft, NM

    • Mountain Biking  
    •  4 hours
    •  18.8 miles
    •  Guide

    The Rim Trail traverses the spine of the Sacramento Mountains, winding through miles of gorgeous spruce and pine forests. Views from this ridge ...

  • Cloud Climbing Rail TrailView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Cloudcroft, NM

    • Hiking  
    •  1 hour
    •  2.2 miles
    •  Guide

    A short day hike that goes to two large, historic wooden railroad trestles.

  • Baylor PassView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Cloudcroft, NM

    • Hiking  
    •  5 miles
    •  Guide

    The National Recreation Trail over Baylor Pass roughly follows the route taken by the Confederate cavalry while engaging the Union infantry in ...

  • Bluff SpringsView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Cloudcroft, NM

    • Hiking  
    •  2–3 hours
    •  5 miles
    •  Guide

    A day hike along abandoned grades of the historic Cloudcroft logging railroad.

  • Couldcroft: Alamogordo to CloudcroftView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Cloudcroft, NM

    • Scenic Drives  
    •  20 miles
    •  Guide

    A 20-mile paved highway that climbs from the Tularosa Basin desert to the lush forests of the Sacramento Mountains. The west flank of the Sacramento ...

  • Cloudcroft to Ruidoso CruiseView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Cloudcroft, NM

    • Road Biking  
    •  42.6 miles
    •  Guide

    Ride from bike shop to bike shop for more than 40 miles along a scenic back road that follows the crest of the Sacramento Mountains in south-central ...

  • Sacramento RimView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Cloudcroft, NM

    •  2–3 days
    •  28 miles
    •  Guide

    A two- or three-day backpack following the high western rim of the Sacramento Mountains.

  • Sunspot Scenic Byway CruiseView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Cloudcroft, NM

    • Road Biking  
    •  26.6 miles
    •  Guide

    The ride up to the National Solar Observatory along the Sunspot Scenic Byway is a great workout without being as steep and grueling as some of ...

  • Sunspot Scenic Byway: Cloudcroft to SunspotView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Cloudcroft, NM

    • Scenic Drives  
    •  17 miles
    •  Guide

    A 17-mile paved highway that winds through miles of lush mountain forest to the large observatory complex at Sunspot. The drive from Cloudcroft ...

  • Sunspot Scenic BywayView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Cloudcroft, NM

    • Scenic Drives  
    •  14.8 miles
    •  Guide

    A 14.8-mile route high atop the forested Sacramento Mountains. This paved, two-lane highway with scenic turnouts winds through a cool evergreen ...

  • Sleepy Grass CampgroundView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Cloudcroft, NM

    • Campgrounds  
    •  Guide

    Sleepy Grass Campground is much larger than Deerhead but every bit as beautiful. It is located along a grassy valley cradled between mountainsides ...

  • Deerhead CampgroundView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Cloudcroft, NM

    • Campgrounds  
    •  Guide

    Deerhead Campground was recently renovated, and they did a great job with the landscaping. It is just like camping in a woodland paradise and ...

  • Pines CampgroundView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Cloudcroft, NM

    • Campgrounds  
    •  Guide

    Pines Campground is my number one pick of all the campgrounds in Lincoln National Forest. This is a delightful tent camper’s haven, just 1.25 ...

  • La Luz CanyonView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Cloudcroft, NM

    • Mountain Biking  
    •  3 hours
    •  15.4 miles
    •  Guide

    This ride is a great tour of some of the Sacramento Mountains’ prettiest country. At the highest point you will be cruising through conifer forests ...

  • Silver Springs LoopView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Cloudcroft, NM

    • Mountain Biking  
    •  2 hours
    •  11.9 miles
    •  Guide

    This route provides a good tour of the rolling mountains and winding canyons around Cloudcroft, their beautiful alpine forests of mixed conifers ...

  • Pumphouse CanyonView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Cloudcroft, NM

    • Mountain Biking  
    •  1 to 2 hours
    •  11.4 miles
    •  Guide

    This ride is perfect for a shorter outing and serves as a good introduction to the beautiful, rolling, wooded mountains of the Sacramento Range. ...

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