Outdoor Activities Birding Located along a major migration path, Sierra County offers some of the best birding in the nation. Boating, Kayaking, Floating, Tubing Two lakes and a river make for an abundance of water recreation, from tubing to boating. Camping Enjoy our mild winter weather, open spaces, eye-popping scenery, and all kinds of camping options. Disc Golf Two 18-hole disc golf courses — Kit Fox (red baskets) and Gila Monster (yellow baskets) — are ready for play at T or C Municipal … Fishing Anglers will find numerous opportunities for fishing at Elephant Butte Lake, Caballo Lake, Percha Dam, and the Rio Grande. Golf Year Round Sierra County’s mild desert climate makes it possible to golf all year long at either of our two golf courses. Hikes and Walking Trails There are miles of hiking trails in Sierra County — you can hit the trail in and around Truth or Consequences, at Elephant Butte Lake, in the Gila Wilderness, and in the desert. Mountain and Road Biking Roads and trails are ridable year-round, dependent on occasional inclement weather or roadwork. Off-Roading 4×4 / 4WD Sierra County is an off-roading dream. Miles of desert and mountain trails are open to exploration. Please mind the no trespassing … Raquet Sports: Tennis & Pickleball Join the group or learn how to play Pickleball at the Gene Speers Tennis courts in T or C. Rock Climbing Sierra County is home to a few rock climbing crags, all within an hour of Truth or Consequences. The climbing is great and the landscape is truly magnificent. Rockhounding / Mineral & Gem Hunting Sierra County is an amazing place to look for rocks. A Rock & Gem Show is held annually. Stargazing / Night Sky Viewing Wide open spaces are everywhere you look, and allow superb viewing of stars and constellations, and space-related events – such as the International Space Station passing by. State Parks Sierra County is home to three great state parks! Each offers a different vibe and varying amenities. Tours, Guides, Road Trips, Immersive Experiences How much time do you have? Short tours and days-long immersive experiences are available here. Wilderness Areas Two of the finest wilderness areas in New Mexico overlap on the west side of Sierra County.