Majestic herds of elk are frequently seen in our community.
Ruidoso Elk Herd
Large herds of elk are seen often off Hull Road near the White Mountain Sports Complex.
A herd of wild horses near Ski Run Road in Alto, NM
Ruidoso is Bear Country
Please do not "bait" areas in hopes of taking photos or video of wild bears. Our bears have not been known to attack people without provocation, but don't tempt fate.