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Turquoise Trail - CLOSED

12220 State Highway 14 N, Cedar Crest, NM 87008-9407
+1 505-407-2371
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good44%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“speed limit” (4 reviews)
“santa fe” (24 reviews)
“great drive” (3 reviews)
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12220 State Highway 14 N, Cedar Crest, NM 87008-9407
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Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful drive! Be warned though, if you're not used to altitudes it'll getchoo... I was driving and had to pull over and let my husband drive.. but even though I got sick I'm soooo glad we took the road up to Santa Fe....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Madamevoodoo
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

This is such a pretty drive. So much landscape to look at and fun signs to see along the way. One of the prettiest drives in the area. But be warned if your have any sort of altitude problems be careful. We drove up and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Aricall
Reviewed 6 October 2018

About all I can say about "The Turquoise Trail drive", is, the desert will be much nicer when they finish it, and, I more than likely would have had more fun had I stayed at the hotel and paid someone to pistol whip me. Long,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank thundar b
Reviewed 5 October 2018

This is a trip I have wanted to do for a long time. A part of history worth seeing and learning about. It is not hectic and can be done in a couple days. STOP In all the little towns they all have something to...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Dawn D
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Tourists like the road for the scenery and the tourist town of Madrid. Local motorcyclists and sports car drivers LOVE the road for its many twists and turns.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 505badgolfer
Reviewed 24 June 2018

A very scenic drive from Albuquerque to Santa Fe. About halfway there is the town of Madrid which has several shops to browse. Watch for the Cattle caution signs with a flying saucer above the cow.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Masterchiun
Reviewed 16 May 2018

This road between Tijeras and Santa Fe is a delight to drive. The views are spectacular and the town that you pass are worth a visit. The speed limit goes down to 20mph in the town of Cerrillos where it is lined with artist galleries....More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Robert S
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Take some water with you, and fill up your tank. Otherwise, sit back and enjoy some of the most beautiful views imaginable. We began at I-40 east of Albequerque and went all the way to Santa Fe. There are a lot of long stretches of...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank bwodom
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

This is a must do drive. We stopped in Madrid for coffee and turquoise shopping! Make sure you find the musical road at the beginning of this drive, America the Beautiful!

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank simplify52
Reviewed 4 January 2018

My family of 9 took this way to Santa Fe and it was beautiful and a great way to go rather than the highway. The singing road is the start of this trail and is a fun few minutes for the kids. But the entire...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank wolfgang1Richmond_VA
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  • Address: 12220 State Highway 14 N, Cedar Crest, NM 87008-9407
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Cedar Crest
  • Phone Number: +1 505-407-2371
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