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Los Alamos

Bucket List

So Many Choices

Explore and find your next adventure in Los Alamos!

1 Take a tour of public art
2 Visit a Homestead cabin
3 Attend Movies in the Park
4 Make a terrarium at Petree Garden Center & Florist
5 Walk the Canyon Rim Trail
6 Play disc golf
7 Paint your own ceramic at Little Studio on the Mesa
8 Watch a parade
9 Attend an arts & crafts fair
10 Eat a pancake breakfast
11 Find a rare gem at Boomerang’s gift shop
12 Attend the Bear Festival
13 Bike to work
14 Hike or bike Pajarito Mountain
15 Make a kite at the Kite Festival
16 Shop at the Farmers Market
17 Play a round of golf at high altitude
18 Make a splash at the Splash Pad
19 Check out a telescope from a library
20 Write a poem about the science in everything
21 Take your picture in the tub at Bathtub Row Brewing Co-Op
22 Participate in an Open Gym night
23 Find yourself at a local gallery
24 Attend Tuesdays at the Pond
25 Slide into the Leisure Lagoon
26 Eat on the patio at Pig+Fig
27 Play miniature golf at East Park
28 Ride the ramps at a skate park
29 Paint the White Rock
30 Have a picnic at the Co-Op Park
31 Watch a play
32 Explore the universe at the Planetarium
33 Take your dog to the Overlook dog park
34 Visit Bandelier National Monument Museum
35 Shop at the Friends of the Library Bookstore
36 Hike to the Cave of the Winds


37 Start your Passport to the Pajarito Plateau
38 Explore Tsankawi Ruins
39 Take a selfie at Main Gate Park
40 Mentor a younger member of the community
41 Watch the wind sculptures outside Mesa Public Library
42 Enjoy a bike ride downtown
43 Ride the Free Atomic City Transit bus
44 Bird watch with PEEC
45 Practice yoga
46 Watch a film at the Bradbury Science Museum
47 Find the Living Treasures inside Enterprise Bank & Trust
48 Explore the History Museum Campus

49 Take a selfie with a big view
50 Find the blue bench at the top of Pajarito Mountain
51 Charge your phone using Solar Tree at the Municipal Building
52 Thank a fireman or a police officer
53 Take a quilting class at Atomic City Quilts
54 Tour the Demo Gardens
55 Take in the view at White Rock Overlook
56Carve a pumpkin for the Pumpkin Glow
57 Walk through the aspens on the Cañada Bonita trail
58 Indulge your sweet tooth at Sugar & Cream
59 Pick up trash in a park
60 Take your photo with Oppie & Groves

61 Climb a ladder into a cave
62 Attend Los Alamos ScienceFest
63 Jump into a water fitness class
64 Hike to the tent rocks
65 Explore the Rotary Treehouse
66 Participate in a high-altitude race
67 Have a Hoppenheimer at Bathtub Row Brewing Co-Op
68 Go camping at Camp May
69 Ride the lifts at Pajarito Mountain
70 Take an art class
71 Order a green chile grilled cheese at Boese Bros.
72 Compliment a store employee who helped you

73 Take the Historic Walking Tour
74 Attend a Brown Bag Concert
75 Shop at Fuller Lodge Art Center
76 Enjoy the fireworks on July 4th
77 Watch a sporting event at Overlook Park
78 Stargaze at the Valles Caldera
79 Order the special at Blue Window Bistro
80 Hike to the Los Alamos Reservoir
81 Build a Burger at Pajarito Brewpub
82 Race a remote-controlled car at Overlook RC Park
83 Watch the sunrise at Anderson Overlook
84 Play pickleball

85 Play in the mud at Mudfest
86 Find the Nobel Prize medal at the Hans Bethe House
87 Watch the Roller Derby Dames at the Ice Rink
88 Chase a sheep at the County Rodeo
89 Decorate your car for the WinterFest Light Parade
90 Dance in front of the stage at the Summer Concert Series
91 Grab a lunch named for a local at Daniel’s Cafe
92 Pick up a bag of food at Pet Pangaea and feed the ducks at Ashley Pond Park
93 Create a Scarecrow for Halloweekend
94 Listen to the elk bugle at the Valles Caldera
95 Enjoy cocktails at The Long Pour
96 Find Fat Man and Little Boy at the Bradbury Science Museum
97 Find a mid-century treasure at Cricket Window
98 Post your snapshots to #discoverlosalamos
99 Go to to find local events