The City of Gallup, NM
Gallup is a popular city in the state of New Mexico with a total of 19,976 residents living there. Gallup is ranked as the eleventh most populated city in New Mexico and the 1518th most populated city in the United States, and is located in McKinley County.There are several family restaurants in or near Gallup, including Plaza Cafe, Orange Julius, Garcia's Sunset Grille, Baskin-Robbins and Corndog 7. For a larger selection of Gallup restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Gallup Golf Courses, Zoos and/or Museums, including the El Morro National Monument, Gallup Municipal Golf Course and Navajo Nation Zoological and Botanical Park. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Gallup please click on the Attractions tab above. The following airport is located in or near Gallup:
- Gallup Municipal Airport (GUP)
Gallup, New Mexico Climate and WeatherIn the month of January, Gallup experiences an average high temperature of 45 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in January are usually about 11 degrees with an average rainfall of 0.81 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Gallup with daytime temperatures averaging 85 degrees in the summer, and 47 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Gallup to receive an average of 0.72 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 1.56 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 100 degrees in the summer and as low as -34 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Gallup should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 66 degrees, and nighttime lows of 27.
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Gallup, New Mexico Attractions
1El Morro National Monument - Ramah,
El Morro National Monument is located on an ancient east-west trail in western New Mexico. The main feature of this National Monument is a great sandstone promontory with a pool of water at its base. As a shaded oasis in the western U.S. desert, this site has seen many centuries of travelers. The remains of a mesa top pueblo are atop the promontory where between about 1275 to 1350 AD, up to 1500 people lived in this 875 room pueblo.
2Gallup Municipal Golf Course - Gallup,
The Gallup Municipal Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in McKinley County New Mexico. Built in 1965, this Gallup course designed by Leon Howard is open all year - closed on mondays. Tee times are accepted up to 4 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 505-863-9224. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 1109 Susan St, Gallup, NM 87301
3Navajo Nation Zoological and Botanical Park - , Window Rock,
The Navajo Nation Zoological and Botanical Park is a zoo that is situated in Window Rock, the capital of the Navajo Nation. It is the only tribally owned zoological park in the US and is notable among zoological facilities in that it labels its exhibits in a Native American Indian language. Having been operated by the Navajo Nation Parks & Recreation Department since its inception in the early 1960s, it became part of the Navajo Nation Department of Fish and Wildlife in September 2006.
Gallup, New Mexico Hotels
Gallup, New Mexico Restaurants
This is a list of Gallup Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Shops and Mediterranean Restaurants. Happy Dining!
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