Lookout Mountain Via Crest and Scenic Trails

MODERATE 8 reviews
#7 of 16 trails in

Lookout Mountain Via Crest and Scenic Trails is a 7.6 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Ruidoso, New Mexico that features a great forest setting. The trail is rated as moderate and primarily used for hiking and trail running. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
7.6 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
2,171 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

hiking

trail running

forest

views

snow

hiking
1 month ago

I ran this trail this morning and it was a pleasant experience. I saw several elk as I was climbing and was able to run all the way down including a short excursion towards Monjeau to get the total mileage to 10 miles. All in all - a great trail.

7 months ago

it's was awesome and had a sense of danger with all the trees that were burt and fallen over but with breathtaking views

hiking
7 months ago

Awesome hike!!! Get to see a a lot of different aspects of the area, A+

hiking
2 months ago

hiking
3 months ago

backpacking
8 months ago

hiking
Tuesday, July 04, 2017