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This is where its at

Lots of character. Plenty of independent shops. The true heart of Ruidoso. Lots of restaurants and... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2018
Fun shops on Mecham!

Fun Main street with lots of shops for the Tourists. Plenty to look at and fun pictures to take... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Fountain Hills, Arizona
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This is the main road to Ruidoso.
Mechem Drive, Ruidoso, NM
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

Lots of character. Plenty of independent shops. The true heart of Ruidoso. Lots of restaurants and unique offerings can be found on Mechem Drive. If you only have a day in town, its worth it to park and walk of one side of the street...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank TJOX92
Reviewed 1 August 2018

This main road was very good. Great access to all the stores. Easy to follow signed. Great condition signs were easy to follow.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Linda L
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Cute street to wander. Lots of shops, art galleries, cafes and, yes, even Starbucks. Didn’t find anything fabulous but enjoyed the walk and meandering into a variety of shops.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank houstontravelingfool
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Fun Main street with lots of shops for the Tourists. Plenty to look at and fun pictures to take along the way!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank BAHGroup
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

We were in Ruidosa for the day and walked up and down Sudderth. Lots of shops, restaurants and places to stay. We bought beautiful jewelry at Apache Trading and beautiful pottery at a pottery shop. Benches all along the way for resting. Had a shaved...More

Date of experience: May 2018
6  Thank anniecat51
Reviewed 19 March 2018

We hadn't been to Ruidoso in 13 years, and Mechem Drive is always a great time. So many shops and so many things to see!

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank jimmyrl31
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

When in town we always enjoy walking up and down the street. Although mostly tourist shops there are several shops we go to one being the pet store a leather store Christmas store and of course a nice boutique for both men and women. In...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank CDM49
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Wonderful business stretch of road with restaurants, art galleries, stores and attractions. Bonito Lake was closed but there more lakes to visit and all of them beautiful. We had light rain which made our trip very fun. Albertson's made my day (Rockstar energy drink $0.89)...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank _octaugust_2000
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Been going here for over 40 years. It's like a breath of fresh air ! Always lit up and activities abound

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank imsweetcheeks42
Reviewed 15 October 2017

we had no problem finding this street and there was so much to see and do on this drive , plus lots of restaurant's to chose from ...we also found the Log house restaurant and it was the best place to eat a great old...More

Date of experience: October 2017
3  Thank Daniel F
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