Alamogordo, in Southeastern New Mexico, is a city of about 30,000 residents.
Santa Fe, the state capital, is situated about 190 miles (306 kilometers) north of Alamogordo, while Tucson is 290 miles (467 kilometers) to the west.
In addition to city parks, the area also has a few ecological havens with beautiful landscapes and some notable plant and animal species. Discover the beauty of White Sands National Monument and relish an escape from the urban streets.
The Apache Point Observatory, the National Solar Observatory and the Three Rivers Petroglyph Site are also unique attractions sure to delight savvy travellers in the Alamogordo region.