Don't restrict yourself to Cimarron; North Central New Mexico has been blessed with numerous natural and cultural attractions just waiting to be explored. Eagle Nest and Angel Fire are just two of the many other places you may wish to visit while you're in North Central New Mexico.
Around 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the west of Cimarron is Taos, a regional city where you can visit Bent Gallery and Museum, Taos Ski Valley and Kit Carson Home and Museum. Don't return to Cimarron until you've investigated Taos' Taos Art Museum, Taos Plaza Theater and Arts Center and Taos Pueblo.
If you are looking for indoor activities, make a beeline for North Central New Mexico's excellent art galleries and art museums. These are good places to soak up some of the local lore and culture and perhaps find a unique souvenir.
North Central New Mexico has excellent ways to enjoy its unique landscapes. So why not join in with one of the mountain biking and horse riding tours on offer. If the perfect vacation for you and your family includes being outdoors and enjoying the cold weather, North Central New Mexico will be perfect. Skiing is popular here. Snowboarding is also widely enjoyed by locals and tourists.
For those who intend on traveling by air, take into account that the most convenient major airport is San Luis Valley Regional Airport, 85 miles (137 kilometers) to the northwest of Cimarron.