Ruidoso, New Mexico Vacation Property

The Roost at Aspen Run

Ruidoso Mountain & Golf Retreat 

Discover Adventure & History: Enjoy Your Ruidoso Getaway!

Welcome to the charming village of Ruidoso, nestled in the breathtaking Sierra Blanca mountain range. Ruidoso invites you to experience the perfect blend of adventure and history in this picturesque corner of New Mexico!

Ruidoso things to do
Billy the Kid Trail and Sierra Blanca

Ruidoso proudly wears the crown of the year-round mountain playground of the Southwest, offering a different experience in every season. Stay cozy in the Roost at Aspen Run, immersing yourself in the beauty and serenity of the mountains. Picture golfing, hiking or horseback riding amidst alpine forests and breathtaking mountain views – the perfect recipe for a memorable adventure.

Strategically located, Ruidoso serves as the perfect base camp for exploring the wonders of Southern New Mexico.

If you’re a fan of winter sports, Ski Apache resort  awaits you with its diverse runs and exciting terrain park. For nature enthusiasts, the nearby Lincoln National Forest  boasts scenic trails and enchanting waterfalls. From the fascinating Carlsbad Caverns to the the surreal White Sands National Park, the possibilities are endless.

If you’re a history buff, don’t miss the Lincoln Historic Site to explore 19th-century adobe and stone buildings, including a quaint store, church, and museum.

Immerse yourself in the welcoming ambiance of the Flying J Ranch where a family-friendly atmosphere celebrates the spirit of the American cowboy. Enjoy a delightful array of attractions and activities suitable for all ages, including live music, captivating performances, scrumptious dinners, thrilling gunfights, and so much more! 

Experience the rich histories and cultures at nearby attractions that Ruidoso has to offer. Embark on a journey along the Billy the Kid Scenic Byway and step into the legendary history of Lincoln County. Visit Fort Stanton and Fort Sumner, or experience the ancient traditions of the Mescalero Apache tribe.

With its ample kitchen for cooking, our condo in Ruidoso sets the stage for culinary delights. Conveniently located grocery stores and farmer’s markets nearby provide fresh ingredients for your culinary adventures. However, if you prefer to let someone else do the cooking, Ruidoso’s diverse dining scene awaits. Indulge in top-rated local cuisine, sample craft beers at tasting rooms, explore wineries, or unwind in charming coffee shops.

Discover the Midtown shopping district for one-of-a-kind treasures, peruse art galleries, or delve into local history at antique and Native American shops.

Feel the thrill of summer horse races at Ruidoso Downs Race Track, adding a dash of excitement to your visit. And if you’re feeling lucky, nearby casinos await to enhance your adventure with a touch of gaming excitement.

Planning a special event? Ruidoso is the answer, whether it’s a wedding, reunion, retreat, or conference. Ruidoso invites you to create lasting memories in this enchanting mountain haven.

Ruidoso Revelry: Experience the Best in Annual Events and Festivals!

Mark your calendars for a year filled with incredible events and unforgettable moments in Ruidoso!

FEBRUARY – Join us for a delightful time at Vines in the Pines! Ruidoso is thrilled to introduce this fantastic festival featuring local vendors with handmade treasures like gourmet chocolates, candies, crafts, and specialty items. Sip on some wine, shop around, and soak in the festive vibes!

APRIL – Hop into spring with the Annual Bunny Run & Egg Hunt at Cedar Creek! Celebrate Easter with a 5K trail race and a community egg hunt—fun for the whole family!

MAY – Rev up your engines for the AspenCash Motorcycle Rally at the Inn of the Mountain Gods! Enjoy shaded pines, a $10,000 poker run, and a 4-day trade show with 33,000 square feet of vendors.

JUNE – Witness the excitement of the Great High Mountain Bed Race and Green Chile Cookoff! Catch the parade, enjoy the bed race, and participate in activities at Wingfield Park—all for a good cause! Lace up your running shoes for the Ruidoso Marathon, explore your artistic side at the Lincoln County Art Loop Studio Tour, or get inked at the Ruidoso Tattoo Expo! Raise your glass to the Brewdoso Craft Beer & Wine Festival! Two days of local sips, live music, and endless fun—rain or shine!

JULY – Celebrate the Star Spangled Celebration at Inn of the Mountain Gods—New Mexico’s biggest and longest fireworks display! Bring the family for live entertainment, concessions, and kids’ activities. Experience the excitement of the Smokey Bear Stampede—eight rodeos in four days! From nightly rodeos to cook-offs and kids’ events, it’s a weekend filled with Western fun. Explore the Lincoln County Art Loop Studio Tour, featuring over 20 artists’ studios and 30 artists. Witness live demonstrations and immerse yourself in the vibrant art scene. Step back in time at Fort Stanton Live! Join costumed re-enactors for demonstrations, presentations, a concert, and a military ball. Held annually on the second Saturday in July

AUGUST – Embark on the Alto Artists Studios Tour and get a behind-the-scenes look at the Alto art community. Discover the creativity of local artists with free, self-guided tours! Saddle up for Old Lincoln Days—a weekend celebrating the Wild West with folk pageants, live music, shopping, and a parade at Lincoln Historic Site.

SEPTEMBER – Lock and load for the All American Gun and Western Collectible Show, part of the All American Festival. Explore 180 tables of guns, hunting equipment, cowboy gear, and more! Rev your engines for the Annual Golden Aspen Motorcycle Rally at Ruidoso Downs Race Track. Live music, food, and fun await all motorcycle enthusiasts! Join the fun at Ride Ruidoso Week at Wingfield Park—live music, food, contests, giveaways, and, of course, plenty of bikes!

OCTOBER – Experience the All American CowboyFest with live music, cowboy culture, rodeo, and more at Ruidoso Downs Racetrack! Pedal through the Wild West Fest, an annual mountain bike race at the Grindstone Lake Trail System—12 hours of exhilarating trails!

NOVEMBER – Jump-start your holiday shopping at Christmas Jubilee! With 80 local merchants, meet Santa, enjoy storytelling, and find the perfect gifts.

DECEMBER – Light up your night at the Festival of Lights Parade and After Party! Bring a new, unwrapped toy for Toys for Tots and enjoy twinkling lights, hot chocolate, and family fun in the Winter Wonderland of Ruidoso.