Hobbs is a sunny city located in Lea County, New Mexico, United States of America. Hobbs has a population of 29.000 residents and an area of 18.9 square miles - just land, no water. Hobbs is a beautiful city and if you want to pay it a visit, you should know more about it. The town has a lot of attractions and not only. Many residents of Hobbs had notable achievements - Harry Teague was a congressman, Steve Pearce was also a congressman, Timmy Smith was a player for the Washington Redskins football team and Ryan Bingham is a singer and a songwriter born in the city.
Top Attractions within Hobbs
Ocotillo Park Golf Course is a great golf course located on a flat terrain within Hobbs. The location of this great attraction is in the middle of the nature, so if you are not a golf enthusiastic, at least you can enjoy a great day in Hobbs.
Thelma A. Webber Southwest Heritage Room is a one room museum, unique in Lea County. The small heritage museum depicts the history of the early locals - of their life and the settlement of Hobbs. If you are a history passionate but you do not want to spend a whole day indoor, this is the best option you have.
Lea County Cowboy Hall of Fame and Museum is the museum that displays a hall of fame of the best known cowboys in the country. Of course, the museum has other attractions too - exhibits on American history, New Mexico and western tools.
Hobbs New Mexico Wing Confederate Air Force Museum is located near the Hobbs airport and has a great outdoor display of aircrafts used by the American army. Also in this Hobbs museum - an indoor collection of things that pilots left behind - clothing items, photographs and letters.