State Parks To Host Free First Day Hikes

New Mexico State Parks will host free, guided hikes on New Years Day in all 13 state parks. This program is part of the America’s State Parks First Day Hikes. There will also be Polar Bear Plunges at three parks. In Southeast New Mexico, you can go to Bottomless Lakes State Park in Roswell from 2-3 pm, or Living Desert Zoo & Gardens State Park at Carlsbad starting at 10am. ANother option in Eastern New Mexico might be up at Portales at Oasis State Park, with a hike from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Monday.