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Las Cruces, New Mexico

Enjoy the sunshine and beautiful year-round weather and much more in Las Cruces, southern New Mexico's largest city.

Whether you want to sightsee, hike, mountain bike, camp, canoe, raft, fish, ski, snowboard, swim, or just hang out, you have your pick of adventures.

A city of more than 80,000, Las Cruces is located in the fertile Mesilla Valley with 9,000 foot peaks of the Organ Mountains to the east and the Rio Grande to the west.

Las Cruces is 45 minutes from the El Paso airport, 1 hr from White Sands National Monument, 1 hr from Elephant Butte Lake, 2.5 hrs from Ski Apache, 2.5 hrs from Gila, 3 hrs from Albuquerque, 4 hrs from Tucson, Arizona, 6 hrs from Farmington, 8 hrs from Pueblo, Colorado.