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5 Best and Fun Things To Do In Hobbs, New Mexico

Located in northwestern New Mexico, the small town of Hobbs is known for its abundant natural beauty, including endless stretches of desert and the Rio Chama. Outdoor enthusiasts will find plenty to do while they’re in town. There are more than 60 public parks and sports fields to explore, as well as several museums such as the Hobbs Endowed Museum, which features local Native American artifacts and art.

There are several things to see and do when you visit Hobbs, from galleries to breweries and more. Here are our top suggestions for places to visit if you plan on dropping by for a quick escape from the city

The 5 Most Popular Things To Do In Hobbs, New Mexico

5. Lea County Cowboy Hall of Fame

4.3 ★★★★☆ (3 reviews)

Location: Hobbs NM

Tel:  575 492 2675

4. Green Meadow Lake

4.4 ★★★★☆ (20 reviews)

3. Western Heritage Museum and Lea County Cowboy Hall of Fame

4.6 ★★★★★ (99 reviews)

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Credit: Western Heritage Museum and Lea County Cowboy Hall of Fame, Google Maps

Location: 1 Thunderbird Cir Hobbs NM

Tel:  575 492 2678

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2. McAdams Park

4.5 ★★★★★ (274 reviews)

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Location: 5300 Jack Gomez Blvd Hobbs NM

Tel:  575 392 5845

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1. Zia Park Casino Hotel & Racetrack

3.8 ★★★★☆ (2,622 reviews)


Credit: Zia Park Casino Hotel & Racetrack, Google Maps

Location: 3901 W Millen Dr Hobbs NM

Tel:  888 942 7275

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Thank you for reading our list of the best things to do in Hobbs, New Mexico! We hope it helped you plan the perfect itinerary for your next trip to this fantastic destination. Happy travels!

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