Farmington is an affordable and family-friendly destination for active families looking to explore and discover cultural treasures, historic gems and the great outdoors. Take time to explore all of the family-friendly attractions in Farmington and throughout the Four Corners region.
On US Highway 550, 7.5 miles northwest of Nageezi, NM along NM 57.
The Ah-shi-sle-pah Wilderness Study Area is located in northwestern New Mexico and is a badland area of rolling water-carved clay hills. The area is rich in fossils and spectacular geological formations making it perfect for hiking and landscape photography!
South Tucker Ave. and River Road Animas Park, Farmington, NM
All Veterans Memorial Plaza is located within Animas Park, along the Animas River. This memorial park is a place where all veterans can be honored and remembered.
County Road 7175 off of Hwy. 550, South of Bloomfield, NM
Angel Peak Scenic Area offers more than 10,000 acres of rugged terrain and is recognized for its scenic and scientific wonders. The nearly 7,000-foot "Angel Peak" is visible for miles in any direction and is surrounded by the Kutz Canyon badlands.
400 Scott Avenue Farmington, New Mexico
During the summer, explore Farmington's River Walk Trails on bike and or tube the Animas River - with Animas Outdoors! This family owned business offers river tube rentals, shuttle service and bike rentals to help you enjoy the beauty of Animas and Berg Park.
Berg Park access, intersection of San Juan Blvd. and Scott Ave.
At the very heart of Farmington you will find a beautiful system of trails nestled along the Animas River. Visitors can enjoy walking, running and biking along the trails and explore parks, playgrounds, the Riverside Nature Center and All Veterans Memorial year-round.
1151 N. Sullivan Ave. Farmington, NM 87401
The Farmington Aquatic Center provides indoor water recreation for the whole family, year round!
Road 7297, off of Highway 371 South of Farmington, NM
Roughly 60 square miles of remote badlands, offering some of the most unusual scenery in the world. National Geographic Traveler listed the Bisti/De-Na-Zin Wilderness, also known as the Bisti Badlands, one of their must visit adventure destinations for 2019! This is a bucket list vacation for every venturesome hiker, explorer and photographer.
1701 N Dustin Ave., Farmington, NM 87401
In the summer of 2019, visitors to Bisti Bay at Brookside Park can enjoy the lazy river, an in-pool playground, spray features, areas to play aquatic volleyball and basketball, rentable party pavilions, on-site food truck and three lap lanes (open during lap swim). Water slides to open summer of 2020. The pool is open daily through Labor Day.
B-Square Ranch, 3901 Bloomfield Hwy Farmington, NM
505-325-4275 or 505-325-7873
The Bolack Electromechanical Museum holds a collection of early items depicting development in electric power, telephone, communications, oil field equipment, and the farming industry. The Museum features the largest collection of insulators in the world. Visitor favorites include an Elvis Cadillac, train, plain and tank!
B-Square Ranch, 3901 Bloomfield Hwy. Farmington, NM
The Bolack Museum of Fish and Wildlife presents a collection of mounted animals from throughout the world. This is known as one of the largest private collections in the U.S.A. The collection provides visitors with the opportunity to examine each species up close.
Pinon Hills Blvd. and Glade Road, Farmington, NM
Glade Run Recreation Area, also known as the Glade, consists of 19,000 acres of open public land along the noth and northwest side of Farmington. At an elevation of 5,669 feet, this popular recreation area consists of sandy arroyos, slickrock, rolling foothills and mountain trails. The Glade offers motorcycle, mountain bike, ATV/UTV, Jeeps and equestrian trails. The area is open year round, dry overnight camping is permitted.
2200 N. Dustin, Farmington, NM 87401
Civitan Municipal Golf Course is a Par 3 course. A local favorite, this golf course is centrally located within Farmington. A Footgolf Course is also onsite.
500 S. Terrace Ave, Chama, NM 87520 and 5250 US Highway 285, Antonito, CO 81120
Chama Location: 575-756-2151 or 888-286-2737 Antonito Location: 719-376-5483 or 888-286-2737
The Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad is a coal-fired, steam-operated, narrow gauge train that travels through the remote wilderness of the southern Rocky Mountains between Chama, NM and Antonito, CO. The railroad is known around the world for its spectacular scenery, unique machinery, and historic structures.
Dinétah is the traditional homeland of the Navajo people. The region is full of Ancestral Puebloan (Anasazi) and Navajo rock art and small Navajo ruins called pueblitos, which is Spanish for “little pueblos.” There is also evidence left by the Ute tribes and early Spanish explorers and settlers. While not a National Park, these sites are of great interest to those interested in visiting Aztec Ruins National Monument, Chaco Culture National Historical Park and Mesa Verde National Park.
Highway 371, Farmington, NM
Over 800 acres of fun is waiting for off-road enthusiasts at the Dunes Vehicle Recreation Area. Located just 1.5 miles south of Farmington, this OHV area has been created by 40+ years of off-road vehicle use.
302 N. Orchard, Farmington, NM 87401
The E3 Children’s Museum & Science Center offers hands-on, science-related interactive exhibits in the Main Gallery with special programs scheduled throughout the year.
3041 E. Main Street, Farmington, NM
Experience a wide variety of exhibits relating to the diverse history of the area’s cultures, traveling exhibits, and art shows when you visit the Farmington Museum. National and regional juried arts shows are also featured as well an exceptional selection of lectures and workshops.
4601 College Blvd. or 1101 Fairgrounds Road Farmington, New Mexico
505-566-3410 or 505-599-1184
Pickleball is quickly becoming a popular sport for all ages and Farmington has plenty of options to help you find a court.
1700 E 20th Street, Farmington
Indoor trampoline park with hours of fun for all ages!
5101 College Blvd Bay 5302 Farmington, NM 87402
It's no secret, Farmington has some truly phenomenal off roading. Four Corners Explorers is the perfect service to help you experience the trails and vistas everyone's talking about. This local, family-owned business offers UTV rentals for you and your friends or family to venture out into nature and have a thrilling experience like never before! Half and full day rentals are available, as are guided Dark Sky Tours.
Hwy. 160, 60 miles NW of Farmington, NM
The Four Corners Monument, also known as Four Corners Tribal Park, is the only point within the United States where four states intersect at one point. You can stand in one spot with a hand or foot in each state: Arizona, New Mexico, Utah and Colorado. This special geographical location is noted with a beautiful monument perfect for that one of a kind photo stop. Four Corners Monument is not a National Park or Monument. The park is designated as a Tribal Park.
NM Highway 371, south of Farmington
Head Canyon OHV Recreation Area is located just south of Dunes Vehicle Recreation Area. Both are located on the south end of Farmington on Highway 371. Head Canyon is designated primarily for OHV motorcross racing.
4601 College Blvd., Farmington, NM
This unique 27 hole disc golf course sits amidst spectacular high desert terrain with endless views. This is a must see and play!
221 Highway 511 Blanco, NM
Enjoy a day of catch and release fly fishing along this privately owned section of the San Juan River. Make time to explore the disc golf course and art gallery!
301 W Main St, Farmington, NM
The Museum of Navajo Art & Culture will open to the public on June 9, 2018. This museum will exhibit Navajo rugs, blankets, jewelery and folk art. Hours will be Thursday, Friday and Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
4601 College Blvd., Farmington NM
The San Juan College Equipment Rental Facility offers you the opportunity to rent equipment to get you out on the trail, on the water, or in the mountains. Best of all, they offer it for the best price in the Four Corners! The experienced OERC staff can offer great ideas for places to raft, bike, backpack or climb. Hours of operation: Monday and Thursday 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., Friday 4:00 to 7:00 p.m., Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Animas Park off Browning Parkway, Farmington, New Mexico
The Riverside Nature Center is a unique place to observe wildlife, begin a walk through the River Walk Trails and learn about local flora and fauna!
2010 E 19th St, Farmington NM
Sacred Rebel Yoga Studio in Farmington is a place you can come to feel warm, welcomed, accepted, encouraged and loved. This studio offers aerial, hot, hatha, yin and holy yoga. Classes offered regularly and private classes/parties are available.
6131 Hwy. 64, Bloomfield, NM 87413
Visit Salmon Ruins and you will discover a cultural museum, Heritage Park, Journey Into the Past Tours and the San Juan County Archaeological Research Center & Library. This hidden gem is a must see for every history buff, archeology nut and cultural adventure seeker. So, whether you are looking to expand your knowledge of the Ancestral Puebloans, want to walk in the footsteps of an ancient culture or are simply looking for something to do for an afternoon, Salmon Ruins is one Four Corners attraction that you should not miss.
4601 College Boulevard Farmington, NM
Located on the campus of San Juan College, this disc golf course is a local favorite!
4601 College Blvd. Farmington NM 87402
The Sherman Dugan Museum of Geology is located in the San Juan College School of Energy and features a fascinating collection. This is a must see for fossil lovers and rock hounds.
Navajo Lake State Park
505-564-7600 or 800-842-3127
The wildlife, scenery and a Navajo Pueblito found amidst this 3,900 acres of diverse canyon landscape make this a great area for day hikes.
745 Road 2900, Aztec, NM
This family owned working produce farm provides visitors the unique opportunity to experience a working farm!
Lake Farmington, Main Street/NM 516, Farmington, NM
Cool off this summer with a trip to The Beach at Lake Farmington. This family-friendly oasis offers sandy beaches, lap lanes, play areas, water slides, a trampoline, kayaks and paddleboard rentals. The Beach at Lake Farmington is a must for your summer play list!
125 N. Main, Aztec, NM
The Aztec Museum & Pioneer Village is a historical museum of northwest New Mexico featuring a pioneer village with 14 original and replicated structures dating from the 1880's.
3704 E. Main Street Farmington, NM
Bowling alley open seven days a week and offers dining and games. Batting cages are open April - October.
4601 E. Main Street, Farmington Animas Valley Mall
Live escape room experience! Located inside the Animas Valley Mall.