Lookout Mountain Loop

MODERATE 2 reviews
#27 of 37 trails in

Lookout Mountain Loop is a 6.1 mile loop trail located near Ruidoso, New Mexico that features beautiful wild flowers. The trail is rated as moderate and primarily used for hiking, trail running, and downhill skiing.

DISTANCE
6.1 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
2099 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

hiking

skiing

trail running

forest

views

wild flowers

wildlife

1 month ago

birding
1 month ago

Hiked up then took a nice (and free!) gondola ride back down. Lots of beautiful views and changes in scenery, although a recent wildfire has left parts of the forest bare. There are ample lush wooded areas and meadows, however.