Surrounded by stunning natural elements and some of the oldest cultural and historical sites in the country, it's easy to explore nearby landmarks on day trip or weekend getaway from Gallup. Less than an hour away, take a day trip to the Zuni Pueblo and take a tour of the Great Kivas archeological sites. Be transported back in time as you walk the paths through stone buildings, kivas and soaring canyon walls. Visit the natural environment of wolves at the Wild Spirit Wolf Sanctuary and, in a more modern setting, stop by a monthly rug auction in Crownpoint. Explore the vast high desert wilderness of the Bisti Badlands.
Take a quick road trip from Gallup and start your excursion at these top places to visit nearby.