Wilderness Camp registrations are now available online. Register now! Spaces fill up fast. (CLICK 'WILDERNESS CAMP' TAB UNDER ACTIVITY GUIDE)
Camp begins July 3 - August 4, 2017.
Camp cost is $120/week.
Early bird registration $110/week May 23 - June 3, 2016.
Discover Ruidoso's beautiful Grindstone Lake Trail System. Three distances: Half-Marathon, 8.5 mile, 4 mile for this high altitude challenge (average 7000ft). USA Track & Field sanctioned & approved by the American Trail Running Association. Fantastic food and awards. Start and finish will be at Wingfield Park. Proceeds benefit Ski Apache Adaptive Sports.
Bring your pooch to the pool for some doggie paddle fun! The Ruidoso Municipal Pool closes for the summer with a fun-filled Dog Days of Summer Pooch Party and Donation Event for the Ruidoso Humane Society. Swimming is exclusively for dogs and their owners.
Man and his machine, what an inseparable pair. The Golden Aspen Motorcycle Rally brings bike enthusiasts to the mountains in Ruidoso and Mescalero, New Mexico. With a massive trade show, several poker runs, free food and bike judging, there’s plenty to do in celebration of your favorite machine on wheels.
So, which can you do better? Punt, pass or kick? Show us what you have and see if you have what it takes to get to the national finals! The contest, held at White Mountain Sports Complex, is open to boys and girls ages 6-15.
The event is a very challenging 100 mile century ride beginning at an elevation of 6,900 ft and touring through one of the most scenic and challenging cycling routes in New Mexico. Several climbs of 8% are on the route. This is a mountainous route for intermediate to advanced cyclists with 100k and 45 and 20 mile courses also available.
Build & fly your own kite, food & drinks, and kite demonstrations at the White Mountain Sports Complex.
Ruidoso's celebration of the fall season includes a parade through mid-town, an arts and crafts fair, a rod run and car show, and the New Mexico State Open Chili Cook-Off.
Join us for Midtown Trick-or-Treating and a Haunted Halloween at Wingfield Park on Monday October 31, 2017 from 3 - 5 PM. There's a costume contest for children 17 and younger. Pumpkin carving, glow necklace, candy and much more. See you there!
Get your adventure on year-round! Ruidoso Parks & Rec offers a wide variety of facilities for the pursuit of recreation and sport. From playgrounds and walking trails to tennis courts and a municipal swimming pool complete with a water slide, plus lakes and rivers you can fish, we have plenty of places to relax or be active.
Looking for a unique venue to host a special event or gathering? Ruidoso parks offer a variety of venues to host everything from picnics to concerts, weddings to birthday parties. In addition we have venues for sporting events with soccer fields, tennis courts, pickle ball courts and baseball/softball fields.