White Sands National Park

Resources & Nearby Attractions

Overview - Description - Things To Do - Maps - Where to Stay

Resources

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Cities & Towns

Alamogordo, New Mexico: 16 miles northeast.

Las Cruces, New Mexico: 56 miles southwest.

El Paso, Texas: 99 miles south.

Cloudcroft & Ruidoso: 30 miles east.

Roswell, New Mexico: 133 miles northeast.

Truth or Consequences, New Mexico: 128 miles northwest,

Parks & Monuments

Carlsbad Caverns National Park: 238 miles south.

Guadalupe Mountains National Monument: 203 miles south.

Salinas Pueblo Missions National Monument: 125 miles north.

Caballo Lake State Park: 109 miles northwest.

Oliver Lee State Park: 31 miles southeast.

Rockhound State Park: 114 miles west.

Elephant Butte Lake State Park: 134 miles northwest.

Recreation & Wilderness Areas

San Andres Wildlife Refuge: Adjoins the Monument.

Aguirre Springs National Recreation Area: 34 miles south.

Valley of Fires Recreation Area (BLM): 75 miles north.

Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge: 135 miles northeast.

Historic & Points of Interest

Three Rivers Petroglyph Site (BLM): 51 miles north.

International Space Museum and Planetarium - Alamogordo: 16 miles east.

Toy Train Depot - Alamogordo: 16 miles east.

Alameda Park Zoo - Alamogordo: 16 miles east.

Missile Park - White Sands Missile Range: 35 miles southwest.

Mescalero Apache Indian Reservation:40 miles northeast. 

 

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