New Mexico Golf at its Finest
Ruidoso, New Mexico has three beautiful and challenging golf courses including our own course – Inn of the Mountain Gods Championship Golf Course. There are other courses nearby in Cloudcroft and Carrizozo. Sunny western weather and cool summers make New Mexico golf enjoyable almost nine months a year.
New Mexico Big Game Hunts
Deep in the heart of New Mexico’s ancient peaks of the Southern Rocky Mountains breath a timeless land filled with the richness of nature’s most beautiful creations. This is the Mescalero Apache Reservation, home of Mescalero Big Game Hunts. Within the confines of this sub-alpine and valley terrain, hunters experience the pride of hunting some of the finest bull elk, cow elk, bear and wild birds in North America.
Kids Summer Program
Our fun-filled kids activities program is designed for children 5-12 years old. Kid Activities are offered on Saturdays from the summer months of June to the end of August. Additional activities are offered on holiday weekends. Your little ones will experience activities that are fully supervised that include arts and crafts, outdoor and indoor activities, games, movies, special theme activities, prizes, lunch or dinner and a snack.
New Mexico Fishing- Closed until Spring
You can fish right at the Inn on beautiful Lake Mescalero. We stock the lake with nearly 20,000 trout every year! Click the link above for more fishing information. Check back to see when this attraction reopens. Plus, make sure to check out the Tribal Fish Hatchery website for some great information.
Pool and Hot Tubs
The Inn of the Mountain Gods mountain retreat facility includes a beautiful indoor pool, a 15-person hot tub and state-of-the-art fitness facility for our guests. There is no lifeguard on duty, so children 14 and under must be accompanied by an adult. The pool, hot tub and wet & dry saunas are open from 6am – 10pm.
Any time is Workout time. Our fitness center is now open 24 hours a day! Guests can gain access to the fitness center during the hours of 10pm-6am by using their room key. The Fitness Center is adjacent to our pool and is fully equipped with free weights, circuit weights and cardiovascular equipment. Men’s and women’s locker rooms are available for guest use and inside each are saunas and steam rooms. Children 14 and under are not permitted access; Children 15-17 need to be supervised.
The arcade is located directly behind the concierge desk at the the Inn’s Grand Lobby. It’s a great place to play your favorite games as we have numerous arcade style games, several pool tables, Fast & Furious Racing, Guitar Hero, Air hockey, Buck Hunter and an Internet connected Jukebox … and of course a Token machine for your convenience. Children 12 and under need to be accompanied by an adult.
Sporting Clay Range
The sporting clay range, located at the hunt lodge at Inn of the Mountain Gods, is open year-round, weather permitting. The range is closed during scheduled Big Game Hunts. All participants must be at least 13 years of age. Please contact the hunt lodge for more information on our sporting clay range and New Mexico Big Game Hunting at (888) 324-0348.
Horseback Riding Stables- Closed until Spring
The Inn of the Mountain Gods is the perfect mountain retreat facility. Our riding stables are open seasonally from April-October, weather permitting and not during scheduled Big Game Hunting. Daily trail rides last one hour and reservations are required. Half day and full day rides are available please inquire with Stable personnel for availability. Riders must be at least 8 years of age and riding double is not permitted. For questions call the Inn of the Mountain Gods Stables at 464-7424 or Hunt Lodge 464-7448.
*The stables offer a free lunch at Gathering of Nations Buffet with every horseback ride!