Top things to do in Santa Rosa

Lake in Santa Rosa

Blue Hole

One of the 10 best dive spots in the US is, surprisingly, right here in li'l ol' Santa Rosa. The hourglass-shaped, 70ft-deep Blue Hole is 138ft in diameter at the surface and has a dive shop (open Saturday and Sunda…
Historic Site in Santa Rosa

Puerto de Luna

The tiny village of Puerto de Luna, beside the Pecos River 10 miles south of Santa Rosa, was founded in the 1860s. The drive there is pretty, winding through arroyos surrounded by eroded sandstone mesas on Hwy 91. O…
Museum in Santa Rosa

Route 66 Auto Museum

This museum pays homage to the mother of all roads. Boasting around 35 cars from the 1920s through the 1960s, all in beautiful condition, plus lots of 1950s memorabilia, it's a fun place; enjoy a milkshake at the '5…
Diner in Santa Rosa

Joseph's Bar & Grill

Route 66 nostalgia lines the walls of this popular place, family-run since 1956. The bountiful Mexican and American menu ranges from Santa Fe enchiladas with blue-corn tortillas to catfish, burgers and steaks. Josep…
Diner in Santa Rosa

Silver Moon

This trademark Route 66 eatery first opened its doors in 1959, and serves homemade chile rellenos and other tasty diner grub dressed up with a New Mexican twist. It's popular with travelers following Route 66's old …