Looking for NEW Hobbies in New Mexico?
If you've always been interested in learning about new hobbies and you live in New Mexico, then you should get started today. The information in this article is all about hobbies in all parts of New Mexico. You may just learn something new that you can try in your area too and have some fun exploring!
Hiking can be a great hobby for enjoying nature and also staying in shape. There are probably several trails nearby that you can start enjoying right away. Take a friend along and have a nice, long picnic lunch and maybe even explore some nice places for future camping. Here are some popular 0 to 5 mile hikes that are great to see if this hobby is right for you...
- Acequia Trail in Santa Fe - 0.7 miles and paved.
- Amole Del Norte in Albuquerque - 1.5 miles and paved.
- Bear Canyon in Albuquerque - 2.3 miles and paved.
- Cloud-Climbing Trestle in La Luz - 1 mile and paved.
- Grand View Trail in High Rolls - 1.3 miles and paved.
- Paseo de las Montanas Trail in Albuquerque - 5 miles and paved
An excellent hobby that doesn't have to require a lot of money is photography. You can begin immediately if you own a camera and a tripod. Photography can easily be learned by reading a couple of books on the subject. Being outside and having the New Mexico landscape as your canvas, you can't lose on this one!
If there are caves in your area, you may enjoy spelunking or just exploring these ancient areas. This hobby takes a lot of knowledge and preparation. Having a guide can help you and be the safest option. Here are the top 3 New Mexico caves to check out...
- Carlsbad Caverns in Chihuahuan Desert - A must see!
- Slaughter Canyon Cave in Carlsbad
- Spider Cave in Carlsbad - More Technical
Riding horses is a fun hobby that can take you into the great outdoors. When you're on a horse you can ride on trails that are off road. This allows you to get more out of an experience with nature. You can make a friend out of your horse, building a bond with nature that might be new to you.
Have multiple hobbies. Having diverse interests will make you a more interesting person. It's wise to pick a hobby that can be done at all hours of the day and throughout the year.
Are you aware of all the times you have never taken advantage of your hobbies? With the advice you have read, you can start to make more time for the things you love. You should not spend so much time working without spending some time doing something you enjoy.