Visit DSNM

We are located in Animas, New Mexico

  • 4 hours from Phoenix, Arizona

  • 2.5 hours from both Tucson, Arizona and El Paso, Texas

There is plenty of lodging available in the area, but for a modest fee, you can book accommodations on site. There are studio apartments available, as well as RV hookups.

Planning a visit? There’s a lot more to Dark Sky New Mexico than a front row seat to some of the best dark skies in the world, and while you’re waiting for the stars to come out, there’s plenty of fun activities to do during daylight hours!

  • Horseback Riding

  • Swimming

  • Etc.


  • Penoncillo Mountains

  • Grinding Holes

  • Cave Paintings

  • Gila Cliff Dwellings

  • Cave Creek Canyon

  • Horseshoe Canyon

  • Chiricahua National Monument

  • Kartchner Caverns