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Mar 28, 2019 - Sandia Peak

We had another “WOWSER” day in Albuquerque. We drove to the top of Sandia Peak. Getting to the top of the mountain can happen in two ways. One is to drive east of the city and head north on the Turquoise Trail to the Sandia Crest Highway, and drive to the top as we did. It's a beautiful drive, but in winter, the conditions can be snowy. Another way is to take the tram from the foothills, where a parking lot accommodates your vehicle while you're enjoying the skiing at the top of the Sandias. This part was closed for the season. We were...

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