Santa Rosa is in Guadalupe County
, and in the Northeast New Mexico
region. Santa Rosa is located east of Albuquerque
along Interstate 40 on the banks of the Pecos River
near Sumner Lake
In Northeast New Mexico, where the Great Plains rise up to meet the Rockies, lies a hidden oasis. Amid the red mesas is an brigade of spring-fed lakes, from clear mineral springs to the Blue Hole, famous for scuba diving, to the man-made Santa Rosa Lake.