Book a cheap rental car and enjoy the freedom to roam while you’re visiting Roswell (ROW)! Envision driving along a winding road, windows rolled down, leisurely passing scenic mountains, romantic beaches or popular roadside attractions in a comfortable rented car. Take the road less traveled, and discover more about the surroundings near Roswell!
Following highway US-380 for about 15 miles east of Roswell will take you to the Bottomless Lakes State Park, New Mexico‘s first state park. Here, you will explore an ancient limestone reef. Inside the reef, there are a lot of caves. The park also houses some of the endangered creatures including Pecos pupfish and the Rainwater Killifish, the Cricket Frog and the Eastern Barking Frog.
About 90 miles to the south of Roswell is located the enormous Carlsbad Caverns National Park. Designated as the UNESCO World Heritage Site, the park is famous for the Big Cave and Big Room featuring world’s largest natural underground chamber. Near the park’s caves, you will find Raccoons, ring-tail cats, and skunks.
Located west of Roswell, Ruidoso attracts scores of visitors who come here to enjoy the horse races, gambling at places like the Ruidoso Downs Race Track and Casino. In addition to the horses and casinos, the cool mountain air winding through the city is very pleasant.