Cook Canyon is surrounded by the Lincoln National Forest in southern New Mexico near Ruidoso.
From Highway 70 just east of Ruidoso Downs turn south at milepost 266 onto Forest Road 443 (Hale Lake Road). Travel five miles following the "Cook Canyon" signs until you arrive at the Cook Canyon gate.
Our physical address on Google Maps is:
1049 Coe Canyon Rd., Ruidoso Downs, NM, 88346
Most other mapping applications may mislead you, so be sure to use Google Maps if using GPS! Your best bet is to skip using GPS and simply follow the directions above.