Los Alamos is one of the most picturesque and thriving communities in New Mexico. Perched at 7,320’ in the scenic Jemez Mountains on the Pajarito Plateau, Los Alamos is the next-door neighbor to Santa Fe and Taos. Home to three national parks, 150+ mile trails network, Pajarito Mountain ski area, Los Alamos is an outdoor adventurer’s paradise.
Los Alamos National Lab (LANL) has long been a foundation for our local economy and generates globally important research, and goods and services to protect national security. As LANL continues to produce world-class science and technology, keen entrepreneurs are finding new applications for Lab-born innovations in the international marketplace.
With mountain living highlighting stunning vistas, 300+ days of sunshine a year, traffic-free, clean air, little crime, excellent schools, and outstanding outdoor amenities and activities, Los Alamos truly offers a community experience that cultivates curiosity and creates aha moments every day.