Billy the Kid Trail

National Scenic BywayNew Mexico
Length 84.0 mi / 135.2 km
Time to Allow Two hours to drive the byway
Fees

There are no fees to drive the byway.

Follow this byway through the rugged beauty of the million-acre Lincoln National Forest. From grassy plains to dense pine forests, the region is known for its stunning views and cool mountain climate. Visit historic Lincoln, once home to outlaw Billy the Kid and lawman Pat Garrett.

Local Information

New Mexico Department of Tourism
800-545-2070
575-827-7400
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Ruidoso Visitor Center/Chamber of Commerce
575-257-7395
877-784-3676