The BEST WESTERN PLUS Raton Hotel is in the northeast part of New Mexico and is almost an equal distance to Denver, Amarillo, and Albuquerque. Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy close proximity to Angel Fire Resort and Red River Ski Area, just 90 minutes away. This Best Western property in the High Plains of New Mexico is also the perfect stopover location for long highway journeys. Lake Maloya in Sugarite Canyon State Park, just 12 miles to the north, features boating, camping, hiking and some of the best trout fishing in New Mexico. Other sights include the Raton's historic downtown, NRA Whittington Center and the Capulin Volcano.