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Sandia Peak Tramway & Kiwanis Cabin
A balmy 38F (at Sandia Peak) in bright sunshine and little wind made for a perfect afternoon ride to Sandia Peak and a 3 mile round trip trek to Kiwanis Cabin. Enjoy the views! www.hitwebcounter.com
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Date(s): January 15, 2018. Album by Jonathan Steinberg. Photos by Jonathan Steinberg. 1 - 77 of 77 Total. 0 Visits.
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Sandia Peak Tramway, longest aerial tram in the United States

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Entering Cibola National Forest

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The tramway ascends the steep western side of the highest portion of the Sandia Mountains, from a base elevation of 6,559 feet (1,999 m) to a top elevation of 10,378 feet (3,163 m)

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The Tramway transports you above deep canyons and breathtaking terrain a distance of 2.7 miles

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The 10,378 foot Sandia Peak in the Cibola National Forest affords an 11,000 square-mile panoramic view of the Rio Grande Valley

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Views from the Tramway during the 15 minute ride to the top

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Views from the Tramway during the 15 minute ride to the top

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Views from the Tramway during the 15 minute ride to the top

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Views from the Tramway during the 15 minute ride to the top

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Views from the Tramway during the 15 minute ride to the top

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Views from the Tramway during the 15 minute ride to the top

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Views from the Tramway during the 15 minute ride to the top

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Views from the Tramway during the 15 minute ride to the top

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Views from the Tramway during the 15 minute ride to the top

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Views from the Tramway during the 15 minute ride to the top

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Views from the Tramway during the 15 minute ride to the top

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Views from the Tramway during the 15 minute ride to the top

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Views from the Tramway during the 15 minute ride to the top

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Views from the Tramway during the 15 minute ride to the top

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Views from the Tramway during the 15 minute ride to the top

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Sandia Mountain Wilderness

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The wilderness act of 1964

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Wild At Heart

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Peregrin Falcon

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Welcome

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Jonathan Steinberg

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Alex Hudson

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Fellow hiker en route to Kiwanis cabin, resting at scenic lookout

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Alex Hudson

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Jonathan Steinberg

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To Trails

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Sandia Mountain Wilderness, Cibola National forest. Warning! Trail may be Icy and Dangerous in Winter

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Please use caution!

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Walking stick was very helpful over the snow and icy patches

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Alex Hudson

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Spectacular views abound

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Spectacular views abound

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Jonathan Steinberg

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Spectacular views abound

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Spectacular views abound

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The long and winding road...

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Spectacular views abound

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Spectacular views abound

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Kiwanis Cabin Trail

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Snowman

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Kiwanis Meadow & Cabin Trails

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Kiwanis Cabin is at the top

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Just a little further to the top of Mt. Everest (oops, I mean the Kiwanis cabin)

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Views from Kiwanis Cabin mountaintop area

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Views from Kiwanis Cabin mountaintop area

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Views from Kiwanis Cabin mountaintop area

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Views from Kiwanis Cabin mountaintop area

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Alex Hudson decompressing in the cabin

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Visitor Registration

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Kiwanis Cabin, a place to rest. Three mile round trip from the Tramway. Going down on the way back was easier!

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Civilian Conservation Corps 1936

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Fellow photographer at Kiwanis Cabin area

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Alex Hudson enjoying the view from Kiwanis Cabin mountaintop area

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Views from Kiwanis Cabin mountaintop area

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Three new friends at Kiwanis Cabin

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Views from Kiwanis Cabin mountaintop area

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Too daring for me but what a view!

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Tree in the forest

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Spectacular views throughout in any direction

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1.5 miles to Kiwanis Cabin

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Spectacular views throughout in any direction

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From the Tramway station you can see the Kiwanis Cabin, 3 mile hike round trip

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Tram approaching to take us back down

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Perfect ride for people who enjoy heights (or not!)

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The aerial Tramway is the number one must do tourist attraction in Albuquerque

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What a ride!

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Jump around as the tram navigates the tower

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Going down from 10,378 feet (3,163 m) at the top to the base at 6,559 feet (1,999 m)

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View from the Tramway

 
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