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PO Box 1617
104 Roadrunner Circle
Elephant Butte, NM 87935
Toll free (866) 672-8303
JJ Sullivan
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Attractions

Elephant Butte Lake, Caballo Lake, Turtleback Mountain and nearby Gila National Forest allow water sports, swimming, fishing, hiking, biking, rock climbing, and horseback riding.

The Truth or Consequences Downtown Hot Springs area is a short distance away and features gift shops, health food stores, restaurants, the Geronimo Springs Museum, bookstores, and several art galleries. Other nearby attractions include Spaceport America, The Bosque Del Apache Wildlife Refuge, White Sands National Monument, Gila Cliff Dwellings, City of Rocks, Ski Apache, The Very Large Array, Lincoln National Forest, The Space Museum, nearby Ghost Towns, and Mexican border shopping. Local community events include the Truth or Consequences Fiesta, Fiddlers Contest, Balloon Regatta, Hillsboro Apple Festival, Hatch Chile Festival, Cuchillo Pecan Festival, Chile Cookoff, and tournaments for bass fishing, and golf.

Riverbend Hot Springs
Riverbend is an affordable, smoke free, hot springs spa, where our guests can relax in a beautiful, laid back environment. Riverbend is one of the best hot springs in the southwest for its clean, comfortable pools and its unmatched views of the Rio Grande river and Turtleback mountain.

Geronimo Springs Museum
Geronimo Springs Museum contains the history of Sierra County, New Mexico. From the mammoth and mastodon skulls and the world-class collection of prehistoric Mimbres pottery to the Apache, Hispanic, military, mining, ranching, and cultural exhibits, the Museum is a fascinating complex of historical artifacts. Each of several rooms represents a specific subject of history, with displays and artifacts interpreted so that the viewer can understand the items exhibited.

Spaceport America
As the world’s first purpose-built commercial spaceport, Spaceport America is designed with the needs of the commercial space business in mind. Unique geographic benefits, striking iconic design, and the tradition of New Mexico space leadership are coming together to create a new way to travel into space.

Sierra del Rio Golf Course
Located in Elephant Butte within the 1,000-plus acres of Turtleback Mountain Resort, Sierra del Rio is an 18-hole championship golf course offering satisfying, challenging play for golfers at all skill levels. And, thanks to more than 350 days of sunshine a year, you can hone your game just about anytime you’re ready to hit the links. Recognized by Golf Digest as one of New Mexico’s Ten Best Golf Courses. ”Every hole,“ said one player, “has its own special character and challenge,” Until you play it, you won’t believe it.

Sierra County Tourism
Links to a full calendar of events in Sierra County

Truth or Consequences & Sierra County Chamber of Commerce, filled with all kinds of information on the city and area.

Elephant Butte Chamber of Commerce. Includes fishing reports and information on the new Turtleback Golf Course.

Time to saddle up, pardner! Check out the Rio Vaqueros Cowboy Action Shooting club. SASS-affiliated. If you don't know what that is, take a look. But be careful... ya might get addicted!

The Geronimo Trail Scenic Byway showcases and preserves the multicultural heritage and outstanding natural resources of southwest New Mexico, encompassing some of the most spectacular scenic and natural beauty to be found anywhere.

 

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And don't forget the best attractions of all...
Folks at the table
Bill, Jeff and a camel
Bill, Jeff and Pat