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Hubbard Museum of the American West
Hubbard Museum of the American West
Owner description: Museum containing collections of Anne C. Stradling and the Museum of the Horse, which was originally located in Patagonia, Arizona. The Museum is open year round, from 9:00am... more Owner description: Museum containing collections of Anne C. Stradling and the Museum of the Horse, which was originally located in Patagonia, Arizona. The Museum is open year round, from 9:00am until 5:00pm every day except Thanksgiving, Christmas and the Annual Fundraiser in July. less
Attraction type: Specialty Museums
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Ruidoso Downs Race Track
Ruidoso Downs Race Track
Racetrack that is the home to the world's richest quarter-horse race.
Attraction type: Casinos; Horse Tracks
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Billy the Kid Scenic Byways Visitors Center
Billy the Kid Scenic Byways Visitors Center
Attraction type: Visitor Centers
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Lincoln National Forest
Lincoln National Forest(Ruidoso)
Owner description: This vast 1.1 million-acre forest region is comprised of separate recreational sections including Ruidoso Valley, Cloudcroft and Carlsbad, which are all located throughout the... more Owner description: This vast 1.1 million-acre forest region is comprised of separate recreational sections including Ruidoso Valley, Cloudcroft and Carlsbad, which are all located throughout the southern Rocky Mountains of New Mexico. less
Attraction type: Forests
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Ruidoso Downs
Ruidoso Downs(Ruidoso)
Racetrack that is the home to the world's richest quarter-horse race.
Attraction type: Horse Tracks
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Jorge's Cafe
Jorge's Cafe
Cuisines: Mexican, Southwestern
Good for: Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Billy's Sports Bar and Grill
Billy's Sports Bar and Grill
Cuisines: Bar, Pub
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Seating, Waitstaff

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Cornerstone Bakery & Cafe Co
Cornerstone Bakery & Cafe Co
Ranked #1 of 87 Restaurants in Ruidoso
Price: $6 - $12
Cuisines: Diner, American, Cafe
Good for: Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Hall of Flame Burgers
Hall of Flame Burgers
Ranked #2 of 87 Restaurants in Ruidoso
Cuisines: American, Fast Food
Good for: Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Rio Grande Grill & Tap Room
Rio Grande Grill & Tap Room
Ranked #3 of 87 Restaurants in Ruidoso
Cuisines: American, Bar, Pub
Good for: Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

BEST WESTERN Pine Springs Inn
2.5 of 5
BEST WESTERN Pine Springs Inn
$60 - $151
Ranked #1 of 6 Hotels in Ruidoso Downs
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Bestway Inn
2.0 of 5
Bestway Inn
$55 - $112
Ranked #3 of 6 Hotels in Ruidoso Downs
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Sitzmark Chalet Inn
2.5 of 5
Sitzmark Chalet Inn
$76 - $146
Ranked #2 of 23 Hotels in Ruidoso
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

La Quinta Inn & Suites Ruidoso Downs
2.5 of 5
La Quinta Inn & Suites Ruidoso Downs
$76 - $173
Ranked #2 of 6 Hotels in Ruidoso Downs
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Shadow Mountain Lodge and Cabins
3.5 of 5
Shadow Mountain Lodge and Cabins
$123 - $158
Ranked #1 of 23 Hotels in Ruidoso
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BEST WESTERN PLUS Ruidoso Inn
2.5 of 5
BEST WESTERN PLUS Ruidoso Inn
$72 - $226
Ranked #3 of 23 Hotels in Ruidoso
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