Attractions Archive

Santa Land 2016

Posted November 16, 2016 By High Country Posts

santa-land-posterSanta Land is a FREE event for children of all ages at the Cloudcroft Pavilion. The event begins at 4 p.m. with booths, games and Mrs. Claus handing out cookies. The jolly old elf arrives around 5 p.m. riding a flashy Cloudcroft Fire Department truck.

Booth spaces are also available for arts and crafts vendors, please call Cindi Bradshaw (575-491-5380) for more information. Read the remainder of this entry »

CLOC Preps for Last Melodrama of 2015 Season

Posted August 28, 2015 By High Country Posts

2015 CLOCThe “actors” with the Cloudcroft Light Opera Company are set to return to the stage for their third and final melodrama of the 2015 season. “The Ballad of Gopher Gap,” begins the first of five free performances Friday, Aug. 28, at 7:30 p.m. at the CLOC Pavilion in Cloudcroft.

This family-friendly show is directed by Team Courvoisier, a.k.a. Tony and Becky Courvoisier, and their son, Scotty, a senior at Cloudcroft High School. Performances are Aug 28-29, and Sept. 4-6, and begin at 7:30 p.m., but attendees are encouraged to arrive early as the seating is first come-first serve. Read the remainder of this entry »

Celebrate the Labor Day Weekend with New Mexico State Parks

Posted August 30, 2012 By High Country Posts

SANTA FE, NM – The New Mexico State Parks Division invites visitors to enjoy the last days of summer in a state park. “We have lots of fun activities planned for the weekend,” said Tommy Mutz, New Mexico

State Parks Division Director. “State parks are great places to enjoy family fun.”


Events for the Labor Day Weekend include: Saturday, September 1, 2012 Read the remainder of this entry »

Celebrate the Fourth of July with New Mexico State Parks

Posted June 28, 2012 By High Country Posts

Fireworks Displays Over Lake Waters

 SANTA FE, NM – The New Mexico State Parks Division invites visitors to public fireworks displays at nearby parks instead of lighting their own due to the extreme fire danger. Public fireworks displays will be held over lake waters at Elephant Butte Lake State Park, Eagle Nest Lake State Park, Sumner Lake State Park and Ute Lake State Park. 34 of the 35 New Mexico state parks are open and many parks have activities scheduled over the Fourth of July holiday weekend. Read the remainder of this entry »

Mexican Canyon Trestle Vista Open for Business

Posted December 2, 2011 By High Country Posts

I hope you can stop by the Mexican Canyon Trestle Vista on your next trip up to Cloudcroft to see it in person, but in the meantime, here are some pictures. Tom, contracting officer’s representative on the project, was at the site this afternoon when the whistle went off for the first time. He said it sent shivers up his spine and if we can send shivers up an engineer’s spine, we did something right! Thanks to all of you who contributed to this project over the last 20 years–we couldn’t have done it without you. Read the remainder of this entry »

Summer Update from the Chamber of Commerce

Posted August 5, 2011 By Cloudcroft Chamber of Commerce

By Suzi Palomino
Now that the rains have hit the Cloudcroft area we can take a breath of relief. The recent moisture hasn’t stopped any of the events from happening, in fact it brought out the locals as well as lots of visitors up to enjoy the cool mountain air.

The first mentioned event that has been a big hit is the Family Movie Nights so they will continue through August as long as the weather allows. Read the remainder of this entry »