The Ruidoso Valley Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center welcomes you to Ruidoso, NM and Lincoln County, NM!
Whether vacationing, developing business or connecting with the community, The Chamber has the answers for you. Lincoln County is home to a rich history, seasonal recreation and world class entertainment. Enjoy winter in Ruidoso with skiing or snowboarding at Ski Apache, sleigh rides with Grindstone Stables or tubing fun at Ruidoso Winter Park. Don’t forget about summer at the Ruidoso Downs Racetrack and year-round on the hiking and mountain biking trails of the Lincoln National Forest. Don’t miss a show at Spencer Theater, Inn of the Mountain Gods or from some of the local troupes. Festivals abound year-round with the Ruidoso Art Festival, Festival of Lights, and Golden Aspen Motorcycle Rally. Perfectly situated, our mountain resort is ideal for weddings, conventions, or family reunions and has everything including horseback riding, golfing, shopping, dining and art. Try your luck at one of the three area casinos and on the horses. Bring the family and enjoy Flying J Wranglers, Funtrackers Funpark or fishing in the Rio Ruidoso!
In The Community
Ruidoso Visitor Center Reopens! The Ruidoso Visitor Center located at 720 Sudderth Drive have reopened. Visitor Center Hours are Monday through Friday from 9 am to 4:30 pm.
CURRENT STATUS FOR OPENING – Lincoln County has returned to the TURQUOISE LEVEL. Mandatory face coverings required for everyone in public. Please remember to follow Ruidoso Safe guidelines including wearing a face covering, practicing social distancing, avoiding gathering in groups, and maintaining proper hand sanitizing.
LINCOLN NATIONAL FOREST ENTERS STAGE 1 FIRE RESTRICTIONS Campfires are not allowed except in developed campgrounds and recreation areas in a Forest Service provided metal ring or grill. No smoking, except in a vehicle or building. Fireworks and pyrotechnic devices are always prohibited.
DISCOVER A BRAND NEW WAY TO EXPERIENCE RUIDOSO! The Ruidoso Valley Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce our innovative new Chamber Portal! We have just completed development of ExperienceRuidoso.com and are excited to share it with all of our visitors, locals and Chamber Members.