Turquoise Trail

National Scenic BywayNew Mexico

Driving the Byway

  • At the junction of NM-337 and Forest Rd 423 near Tijeras, take NM-337 north to NM-333.
  • Travel northeast on NM-333 to NM-14.
  • Take NM-14 north until junction with NM-306/NM-536.
  • Sandia Crest spur:
    • Turn left onto NM-536 heading west.
    • Continue on NM-536 and follow it past the junction with NM-165 until you reach Sandia Crest, where the road ends.
    • Return to the junction with NM-536 and NM-14.
  • Travel north on NM-14 through Madrid.
  • Byway ends at junction of NM-14 and I-25 southwest of Santa Fe.