About 5,000 people call Tucumcari in Northeastern New Mexico home.
Santa Fe, the state capital, is located roughly 130 miles (209 kilometers) to the west of Tucumcari, while Aspen is 230 miles (370 kilometers) to the north.
Travel back in time by taking a trip to the Tucumcari Historical Museum, one of the most popular historical museums. Walk through the center’s peaceful corridors and browse the ancient exhibits on display.
Hikers will be pleased to learn that the local city also has some protected natural havens where families can enjoy picturesque surrounds and remarkable wildlife. Hike around in Tucumcari Mountain and relish being away from the paved streets.
Golf nuts will love Tucumcari Municipal Golf Course, one of the better courses around Tucumcari. Grab your clubs and lucky putter and challenge the course average, then end the day in the clubhouse bar with a few drinks and laughs with friendly locals.