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Sandia Peak Aerial Tramway


The Sandia Peak Aerial Tramway transports you above deep canyons and breathtaking terrain. See nature’s dramatic beauty unfold before you. At sunset the desert skies produce a spectacular array of color from the observation deck atop 10,378 foot Sandia Peak in the Cibola National Forest an 11,000 square-mile panoramic view of the “Land of Enchantment”.

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Important Balloon Fiesta Information

Open daily however hours can vary depending on weather. For more information about visiting the Tram and TEN 3 during Balloon Fiesta, please visit  

If you are planning to visit the tram during Balloon Fiesta, be sure to purchase your tickets on our website at starting the day before your visit, or the day of, as flights are expected to sell out each day.

COVID Business Operations
  • Admission: Yes
  • Credit Cards Accepted:
  • Days Open: Wednesday through Monday. Closed Tuesday.
  • Hours of Operation: 9:00 am – 8:00 pm. Last passenger Tram down will be at 10 pm.
  • Miles to Airport: 16
  • Motorcoach/RV Parking Available:
  • Offers Group Rates:
  • Rates: $29 Adults, $24 Seniors 62+ & Teens 13-20 yrs, $19 Youth 0-12 yrs. Rates do not include tax.
  • Restaurant On-Site:
  • Wheelchair Accessible:
  • Accessiblity Details: Parking lot, lower terminal, tram cars and all decking are accessible.
  • New Mexico Safe Certified: