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Bowlin's Running Indian

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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Quick stop for gifts and souvenirs

Very clean and stocked store with helpful staff and easy parking right off the highway. They carry... read more

Reviewed April 1, 2017
Calgary, Canada
via mobile
So many things!

I was impressed by the massive amount of things this store has, but they didn't have NM picture... read more

Reviewed December 31, 2015
Kyle F
Maple Shade, New Jersey
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  • Average17%
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  • Terrible0%
May 2, 2017
Apr 1, 2017
“Quick stop for gifts and souvenirs ”
Bowlin's Running Indian Store is located on US 70 4 miles north of Alamogordo, New Mexico. At the Running Indian Store, you can browse through the tremendous selection of merchandise offered at all our Bowlin store locations, including fireworks and...more
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7164 U.S Hwy 70 North, Alamogordo, NM 88310
+1 575-437-1460
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed April 21, 2015

I have travelled all over the Southwest and the Bowlin's Running Indian is among the best. There are many awesome items made by local natives. The prices are really affordable. They also have fireworks for the holidays. They even offer a military discount. A great...More

2  Thank d m
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed April 16, 2014 via mobile

I don't like being so critical of small businesses but maybe it will help them pick up some business. I love souvenirs but more authentic merchandise. Most of everything I touched was from another continent. To me, its important for businesses to show support for...More

3  Thank hortgirl13
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Reviewed May 2, 2017 via mobile

Nothing special here. Fireworks must be the big attraction. Large selections of jewelry and moccasins to boot.

1  Thank Wirunaways
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

Very clean and stocked store with helpful staff and easy parking right off the highway. They carry a collection of jewelry, snacks, art and fireworks. Their prices are competitive.

1  Thank Geopiggy
Reviewed November 2, 2016

I've been to other places like this that offered more 'local' art and jewelry. This was more fireworks and t-shirts.

Thank Tiffany T
Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Good store to roam in. Great selection of T-shirts and all things western. The best part was the people who worked there. Very friendly!!

Thank Karen U
Reviewed May 11, 2016

This is a really nice store just outside Alamogordo on US 54/70. They have some really unique things. They were able to special order a pair of Moccasins in a large size for me.

Thank Juanita M
Reviewed April 20, 2016

wonderful to just browse or purchase. People are friendly and helpful. the quality and prices are to fit any budget.

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Reviewed February 27, 2016

If you were wondering whether this chain of businesses in New Mexico and Arizona is going out of business, this one gives no indication of doing so. It looks like some small attempt has been made to to remediate the basically not politically-correct aura of...More

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Gina P, Social Media at Bowlin's Running Indian, responded to this reviewResponded February 29, 2016

Thanks for taking the time to write a review of our Alamogordo location. Please come back and see us when you are in the area.

Reviewed December 31, 2015

I was impressed by the massive amount of things this store has, but they didn't have NM picture frames. They had so many souvenirs for other states, especially TX and AZ. I bought a few mugs that said "New Mexico" with famous New Mexican things......More

Thank Kyle F
Reviewed October 9, 2015

We stopped and were surprised by how friendly the staff was at this roadside tourist stop. We were greeted when we entered and the staff even made recommendations about where to get lunch. The place was very clean, even the restrooms. It was a charming...More

1  Thank TwinMom1995
Reviewed September 5, 2015

We had to make a quick stop as we traveled east. We found the store to be charming with better than average prices for tourist type souvenirs. The man and woman working were very kind and welcoming to all customers. The bathrooms were clean. Along...More

1  Thank Heather D
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