Homes and land for sale in the East Mountains of Albuquerque
Beginning from Albuquerque and heading North on the Turquoise Trail National Scenic Byway, State Hwy14, you will first reach the East Mountains of Albuquerque. The East Mountains include the village of Cedar Crest and the Cibola National Park area of Sandia Peak, the highest point on the Turquoise Trail. Homes and land for sale in the East Mountains of Albuquerque offer access to numerous outdoor activities. Sandia Crest offers skiing and hiking throughout a well-marked trail system in the Sandia Mountain Wilderness. From Albuquerque, take the Sandia Peak Tram, the world’s longest tramway ride up the face of the Sandia Mountains. For more about Sandia Peak recreational opportunities,click here.
Just North of Sandia Peak following the Turquoise Trail in the East Mountains, Paa-Ko Ridge Golf Club is home to one of the most beautiful, challenging and award-winning courses in the United States. This 27-hole public golf course is situated on the East side of the Sandia Mountains, twenty minutes from Albuquerque and 45 minutes from Santa Fe and is located within the Paa-Ko Ridge Communities subdivision. For more about golfing at Paa-ko Ridge,click here.
There are two primary communities in the East Mountains of Albuquerque: Cedar Crest and Sandia Park, each with their own character and types of real estate for sale.