Los Alamos, New Mexico
Los Alamos, which is Spanish for "The Cottonwoods", is one of two counties located in Los Alamos County, the second being White Rock. Los Alamos is spread among four mesas on the Pajarito Plateau. The total area is approximately 11 square miles and has an elevation of 7,320 feet.
White Rock, New Mexico
White Rock is accessible from the town of Los Alamos and other cities and towns in New Mexico via New Mexico State Road 4, which forms the northwestern boundary of the community. White Rock is essentially the "bedroom community" of Los Alamos while Los Alamos is often referred to "townsite" or the "hill".
Overlook Park in White Rock, NM
Located in White Rock, Overlook Park features a 270 degree open space view of the Rio Grande River as it runs along the Jemez Mountains. From Highway 4 into White Rock, turn on Rover Blvd and then Meadow Lane until you turn left onto Overlook Road. An address for GPS directions is 580 Overlook Road.
Please contact individual hotel for the most up to date information.
Pets allowed with a $20/per room one time non-refundable fee.
8 miles and ~13 minutes from Overlook Park
Actually located in White Rock.
No pets allowed.
19.5 miles and ~26 minutes from Overlook Park
Other helpful information
Weather and Altitude: Los Alamos and White Rock are typically dry climates except for the occasional monsoon season during the summer. Our average highs in the summer are about 81 degrees and lows in winter are about 39 degrees. It is best to always be prepared for all weather conditions: rain, snow, sun, and wind.
Because of the altitude, please be cognizant of your health if you are joining us from a lower altitude. Drink plenty of water and wear sunscreen! Apply sunscreen frequently to avoid sunburns.
White Rock is 6365'
Los Alamos Is 7320'
Smiths Grocery- Los Alamos & White Rock
Starbuck's- Los Alamos
Closest ATM- Los Alamos National Bank (LANB) in White Rock
Urgent Care- Los Alamos
Ridgeview Veterinary Clinic- Los Alamos
Animal Clinic of Los Alamos- Los Alamos
Veterinary Emergency & Speciality Clinic (VESC)- Santa Fe