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Motor Court Lodging

The High Country Lodge offers a motor court setting, mountain views, awesome night skies, a relaxed environment and the charm of an Old West town await you. Nearby are hiking trails & local sites such as Kelly Mine, the ghost towns of Kelly & Riley, the VLA (Very Large Area) & the Navajo Alamo Reservation.  We share a unique contrast of the old & new between our cowboy heritage & the science of the cosmos.In town, we have a very active astronomy community which is anxious to share their expertise in night sky viewing & capturing the beauty of our dark skies. The Telescope Lyceum & astronomy presentations are most popular.Interested in Art, Crafts, Antiques?  Visit our shops & be amazed by the talent and variety of our local artists.Hunting?  We are in the midst of some of the finest hunting in New Mexico with trophy elk, antelope, deer, bear & turkey seasons.  New Mexico units 13, 16E & 18 surround us.  For hunters, our restaurant is happy to extend its hours & will pack lunch or arrange late in-room dining upon request.Biking?  Motorized or pedal, our motor court style is attractive to groups, clubs & individuals for parking & socializing.

The Fireside Room is a popular setting for special dinners & hosts events from workshops & conferences to birthday parties & weddings. Music nights & local art events are frequent.

We are happy to arrange group stays and special events for you.  Just let us know.

-The Staff at the High Country Lodge & Restaurant