Trestle Recreation Area, Cloudcroft

4.8
#2 of 6 in Outdoors in Cloudcroft
Outdoor Activity · Hidden Gem
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  • Definitely see the Tularosa Basin overlook. Also nice is the Trestle overlook, and old Cloudcroft highway. We took the bypass so did not have to parallel noisy RT 82. Took about 3.5 miles: T5001B.....  more »
  • To truly appreciate the trestle one needs to spend time reading the history behind it. Otherwise it is surely an old pile of wood with little context. However, the view around is perplexing as one...  more »
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  • Very nice, 3+ trails short to long. Dog friendly. Picnic tables and grills. Clean restrooms. Only issue was not enough parking.
  • Nice trails and decent bathrooms. Not a lot of parking but there is another trailhead at the corner of 82 and 130 that takes you into the park. Can also walk from town if you want.
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