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Sandia Peak Tramway

10 Tramway Loop NE
Albuquerque, New Mexico
505-856-7325
Tours
The Sandia Peak Tramway is the longest aerial tramway in the world. Passengers travel 2.7 miles up to the 10,378-foot Sandia Peak in the Cibola National Forest. The view from the top is breathtaking and encompasses the Rio Grande Valley; it is a great sunset watching area.

The New Mexico Ski Museum is located at the base. Restaurants are located at the top and bottom.

The tramway departs every 20 minutes for a 15-minute trip.

Skiers with equipment can use the tram to access the Sandia Peak Ski Area from mid-December to mid-March; confirm ski area hours of operation.
Hours & Admission
Daily Memorial Day to Labor Day, 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., Wednesday to Monday, Labor Day to Memorial Day, 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Tuesday 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Admission.
Location
East of Albuquerque in the Sandia Foothills.
Directions
From Interstate 40 (I-40), take exit 167 to Tramway Blvd.; drive north approximately nine miles. From Interstate 25 (I-25), take exit 234 to Tramway Road and drive east.
Photo Courtesy: Sandia Peak Ski and Tramway
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