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Space Aliens and Mountain Gods

4 Jun 2006  Southeastern New Mexico Native
3.0 of 5 bubbles based on 1 vote

Sight aliens in Roswell, New Mexico. Climb the rugged Sacramento mountains in Ruidoso only an hour's drive away.

  • Explore locations featured in this Trip List: Roswell, Ruidoso, Mescalero
  • Category: Perfect weekend
  • Traveler type: Culture, Sightseeing, Shopping, Active/Outdoors
  • Appeals to: Business travellers , Couples/romantics, Honeymooners, Singles, Families with small children, Families with teenagers, Large groups, Seniors, Students, Budget travellers , Active/adventure, Tourists, Pet owners
  • Seasons: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall
  • 1. International UFO Museum and Research Center
    International UFO Museum and Research Center, Roswell, New Mexico

    Go to the heart of The Roswell Incident intrigue and visit this museum filled with information and insight into one of the nation's most talked about happenings. See photos, documents and other memorabilia regarding the alien phenomenon. The IUFOMRC is considered a clearing house for information pertaining to unusual sightings from around the globe. Admission is only $2.00 for adults, kids only $1.00. Hours of operation are 7 days a week 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Located at 114 north main in Roswell, New Mexico. www.iufomrc.com

  • 2. Cafe Rio
    Cafe Rio, Ruidoso, New Mexico

    This small restaurant located in Ruidoso, New Mexico has great, unusual food at value prices. Samplings include Herbed Polenta with Potuguese Molho sauce- $5.25, Qualhog clams - $4.75, or try Tzatziki, an appetizer made with yogurt, cucumbers and garlic for $3.75. And, of course, Cafe Rio also has great pizza! Pizza by the slice starts at $2.75. You won't be disappointed with these gourmet selections! Located at 2547 Sudderth Drive, Ruidoso, New Mexico.

  • 3. casaderuidoso

    If you need lodging for a crowd look no further than this web site. Houses are available on the river, with hot tub, pool table and a beautiful balcony view. One example is Lady Marmalade's River Cottage, complete with 4 king master bedrooms, it's own putting greens, horseshoe pits, badmitton and stocked river for fishing. Only $350. per night, accomodates 12 people!

  • 4. Inn of the Mountain Gods
    Inn of the Mountain Gods Resort & Casino, Mescalero, New Mexico

    The place to be for entertainment in Mescalero country. This is a beautiful, luxury resort which has a wonderful casino that truly rivals those of Las Vegas. it was created by Wendell Chino, who used to be the president of the Mescalero Apache Tribe. It offers beautiful Indian artwork, has a gorgeous view of a lake, and is a jaw-dropping destination for those who love golf. The Gathering of Nations buffet, again, rivals buffets found in Las Vegas. Gawk, gamble, and gorge! Mescalero is only 19 miles from Ruidoso.