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Rio Grande Gorge Balloon Ride
"We fly most days at sunrise weather permitting. We begin by meeting you at the visitor’s center here in town which is easy to find right on the main road. Once we pick you up there we will transport you to the launch site where we will inflate the balloon and fly for about an hour. During the summer months this flight will often be in the Rio Grande Gorge but we always decide where and when to fly based on what is safest for that particular day. During the flight depending upon the direction of the winds on flight day you will have great views of the Taos Mountains
From $235.00
 
Albuquerque Scavenger Hunt Adventure
"The adventure begins in Old Town Albuquerque and takes you on a well-designed course through the historic and cultural streets as you visit churches walk through sculpture gardens and see the local parks and museums.  The tour requires approximately 1 mile of walking. The game software tracks team points and posts the final score to a city leaderboard for those with a competitive edge. leaving time to stop for a bite to eat or simply to enjoy the best southwestern sights of the town. Great for families friends and those ready to have fun on a scavenger hunt adventure! Please note that pricing is per individual but your team must book together. One voucher is valid for your team of 2-5 people.""""Turn Albuquerque into a giant game board with this fun scavenger hunt adventure! This challenge combines the excitement of the Amazing Race with a 3-hour city walking tour. Guided from any smart phone teams make their way among well known and overlooked gems of the city
From $15.00
 
Albuquerque Rio Grande Balloon Ride
"We fly most days at sunrise weather permitting. We begin by meeting you at our launch site which is right on the west side of the Rio Grande River. Once at the launch site we will inflate the balloon and fly for about an hour down the river valley here in Albuquerque. During the flight depending upon the direction of the winds on flight day you will have great views of the Sandia Mountains to the east Petroglyph national monument to the west
From $167.00

More Off The Beaten Path in Cloudcroft

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NSO: Big Dome and Dunn Solar Telescope

The first two buildings on the short self-guided walking tour are open to the public. They are the Evans Solar Facility which was built in 1952 and is also called Big Dome; and the Dunn Solar...
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National Solar Observatory at Sunspot

Another neat place to go near Cloudcroft is the National Solar Observatory at Sunspot. Your first stop here should be the Visitor's Center where you can get a map to follow around to the buildings and...
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Apache Point

Apache Point is an observatory area with a number of telescopes for exploring various parts of the universe. The grounds are open to the public; but the buildings are not. Apache Point is on the way...
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Chimes galore

My family and I go to Cloudcroft every October. Each year, we purchase a wind chime from Off The Beaten Path. I'd love to one day purchase the granddaddy of them all, but I'm not sure where I'd hang...
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NSO: Other Buildings

Other buildings included on the tour are: the Hilltop Dome and the Grain Bin Dome. The Grain Bin Dome was built in 1950 and is the oldest on site.
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NSO: Exhibits

Photos 1 through 5 show some of the educational exhibits inside the visitors center. I especially liked the display in Photo 5 that shows an infrared image of the person standing at the exhibit.
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