Top things to do in Cloudcroft

American in Cloudcroft


Up at the Lodge Resort, Rebecca's is the classiest choice in Cloudcroft, with rich, meaty dishes such as chile-crusted rack of lamb to match the opulent Victorian setting. Kick back on the outside deck, have a beer …
Barbecue in Cloudcroft

Mad Jack's Mountaintop Barbecue

The devoted owner here is serious about his Texas style BBQ – feast on brisket, ribs, pulled pork and other mouthwatering delicacies such as the Chile the Kid sandwich.
Music in Cloudcroft

BAMM Festival

The outdoor Bad-Ass Mountain Music Festival features regional bands from New Mexico and Texas over a long weekend in mid-June.
Observatory in Cloudcroft

Sacramento Peak Observatory

One of the world's largest solar observatories is near Sunspot, 20 miles south of Cloudcroft. Though it's primarily for scientists, tourists can enter the visitor center (note that tours of the grounds have been sus…