The East Mountains region of New Mexico is a wonderful place for a quick stop or an extended stay. It’s the perfect hub from which to explore the Land of Enchantment whether you are traveling historic Route 66 or making fast time on I-40. Click Here for Local Businesses-search Lodging.

Our region has easy access to the state’s Capital, Santa Fe, our largest metro area, Albuquerque, and numerous Pueblos. With our beautiful scenery, far-reaching views, and friendly small towns, the East Mountains offers the perfect True New Mexico experience — slow down, enjoy, and explore. Local Regional Tourism Information and Link to Statewide Tourism Info.

Whether you are seeking a traditional hotel, an authentic Route 66 motel, or bed & breakfast experience, the East Mountains has these options. We also have locations for RV camping, tent camping, and several lodging options that include equine facilities. Would you prefer a spectacular home all to yourself? Well that’s possible too — and the peaceful views will knock your socks off. Link to Local Businesses-search Lodging

Whether it’s an overnight stop, weekend staycation, or a desire to immerse yourself in New Mexico culture, we invite you to explore the East Mountain region, it’s nearby neighbors, and enjoy our friendly, small-town accommodations and businesses. Bienvenidos!

By: Linda Burke, Executive Director, Greater Edgewood Area Chamber

Photo Credit: Turquoise Trails Association