Outdoors

san-juan-from-the-dam-300x203With a mild four-season climate, popular outdoor local pastimes include hiking, fishing, mountain biking, horseback riding, sailing, rock climbing, river rafting, and nature photography. Just 18 miles from the downtown Plaza, skiers play among outstanding downhill and cross-country slopes and hikers can enter the 223,000+ acres of the unspoiled Pecos Wilderness area.