Grants (pop 8,800), located along the I-40 corridor of northwestern New Mexico, was founded as a railroad town that later boomed in the mid 20th century thanks to Uranium mining. Grants now serves as an excellent place for visitors to base themselves for explorations of the numerous cultural and recreational attractions within a short drive of town.
Grants has a number of economical lodging options ranging from locally run motels to chain style motels. Visitors will also find plenty of affordable dining options, with choices ranging from chain restaurants to excellent locally run Mexican establishments. To learn more about Grants, select a topic of interest from the left-hand navigation bar.