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History at high altitudes.

Raton, New Mexico
Raton, New Mexico


Raton, New Mexico is the highest point of the Historic Santa Fe Trail, also known as the Raton Pass. We are a small town tucked away in the Rocky Mountains with regional access to breath-taking sights and outdoor area attractions. Travelers enjoy the amenities of staying in Raton as we're located at the crossroads of Colorado, Texas, and New Mexico. With four seasons, clean air and amazing friends to be made, Raton's public lands and state parks call outdoor enthusiasts from near and far.

Our small town charm combined with over 2 million beautiful acres in every direction to explore, Raton is centrally located to be your pass to unique peaks, vast plains, and rich, wild west culture and history!

Raton is your pass to adventures!

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Stay & Play

Stay in a hotel or motel in Raton and bring your receipt to the Raton Golf Course and Country Club for a free round of golf!

510 Country Club Rd, Raton, NM 87740, USA

(575) 445-8113

The Raton Museum

Learn all about Raton's rich history in coal mining, the Santa Fe Trail, and great pioneers of the Wild West!

108 S 2nd St, Raton, NM 87740, USA

(575) 445-8979

Sugarite Canyon State Park

Towering above Raton's Rocky Mountain skyline is Sugarite Canyon State Park, previously known as an early 20th century coal-mining camp, now at outdoor haven. Take the weekend, set up camp, hike easy to moderate trails, and get the big catch!

160 NM-526, Raton, NM 87740, USA

(575) 445-5607



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