Sandia Peak Tramway
Ride to new heights on North America's longest aerial tram ride. Sandia Peak Tram takes visitors 2.7 miles or 10,378 ft up the Sandia Mountains. Breath in the fresh mountain air and enjoy breathtaking views of over 11,000 square miles of New Mexico.
If you have the opportunity to try the Tramway, you’ll be able to see Sandia Mountain.
No matter what time of year the view frome Sandia Peak is amazing! Take the tram or a beautiful drive to Sandia Peak. apox 1 hour from the Casita.
Touted as the longest Tram in the world, Sandia Tram takes you on a breathtaking ride up the Western face of the Sandia Mountains. You can hike at the top and look at some of the Mountains history and info in the visitors center.
The best possible way to see the city of Albuquerque. You don’t have to take a lift to see the city views they have hiking trails as well. Best city view!
A short drive 16 miles from Albuquerque Traditions you can ride the Sandia peak Tramway, there is also a restaurant at the top (Ten 3) and Bottom (Sandiago's Grill at the Tram) of the Tramway.
This will take you to the top of the big mountains to the east...The Sandia Mountains. Bring an extra layer! Weather drops at the peak which is around 11,000ft in elevation.
“Want to enjoy some nightlife and casinos? Sandia Casino is a great way to try your luck!”
“This is a bit of local eccentricity that is low key and fun. Great for kids of all ages.”
“IF you ski you're in luck. You can take the Tram up and ski Sandia Peak's East side. When you are done for the day. Take the lift back up, take the Tram back down, and if time remains you could even play a round of golf in Albuquerque. Yes, there are NM winter days that you can ski in the morning and golf in the afternoon! ”
“There are a _lot_ of ways to experience the Sandias; find a way to do something up there. It's a magical place. Hiking La Luz is a good choice, if it's not too hot out and you're a strong hiker. There are many, many other hiking and biking options, and taking the Tram to the top is fun. (The food at the top isn't great, but the views make up for it.)”