We are open! We were not affected by the recent fires and flooding. All attractions are open! Our telephone is working again. If you have any questions, you can email info@funtrackers-ruidoso.net or TEXT 806-778-4305. Thanks and God bless!

Panning for Gemstones

Panning for gems in Ruidoso at Funtracker Family Park is an exciting and unique experience that allows visitors to sift through the water sluice and uncover incredible treasures. Whether you’re a seasoned prospector or a first-timer, the thrill of discovering a precious gemstone never fades. With an abundance of gems including topaz, turquoise, garnet, and amethyst, the sluice offers an impressive variety of colors and shapes to explore. After sifting through the water, the gems are revealed as they glimmer in the sunlight. The process is both hands-on and interactive, making it a popular activity for families, couples, and solo explorers alike. Once you have uncovered your treasures, you take them home and admire their beauty for years to come. Panning for gems in Ruidoso is an unforgettable experience that combines nature, history, and adventure in one thrilling activity.

Requirements for Panning for Gems

  • $10.00 per Bag of Mining Rough
  • Two (2) Discount Tickets are accepted for this attraction per bag.
  • Tickets are available at the ticket office, located on the East end of the parking lot.
  • This attraction may close if temperatures are too low to operate.


Crack Your Own Geode!

Select from more than 9 different sizes. Then, with help from the attendant, you will use the geode cracker device to split yours in two. What is inside? Different colors, crystal designs, and beauty! The larger they are, the more you are guaranteed a gem like amethyst.

If you want to join in on the geode fun, just pay at the Maze office and they will get you set up. They take cash or credit cards.

Souvenir Gemstones

Want to add to your collection? A wide variety of gemstones are available to purchase at the maze office. From sanded and polished smooth stones, to fool’s gold, to peacock ore, the wide variety of colors, shapes, and sparkle will bound to catch your eye!

Find the one (or more!) that you want and pay at the Maze office. They take cash or credit cards.

Get back home and show off your pay dirt!

Go Karts

Go Karts in Ruidoso at Funtrackers Family Park are an exciting way to spend a day in the mountains with friends and family.

Bumper Boats & Spin Zone Bumper Cars

The Spin Zone is bumper cars in Ruidoso, they are the newest addition to the range of fun-filled activities at Funtrackers Family Park. This indoor ride offers an exciting and unique experience like no other.

Mini Golf

Mini golf in Ruidoso is taken to another level with the 18 hole miniature golf course situated in the heart of beautiful landscaping.

Mountain Maze

Whether you’re looking to spend an afternoon in the great outdoors or simply want to test your problem-solving skills, The Mountain Maze in Ruidoso is an exciting experience you won’t want to miss.

Arkadia & QBIX-VR

QBIX VR is an amazing gameplay with stunning graphics of multiple games at Funtrackers Family Park that will keep the players immersed and engaged!

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Pillow's Funtrackers

101 Carrizo Canyon Road
Ruidoso, NM 88345

Rain, lightning, snow, and ice can prevent some attractions from staying open. We are NOT responsible for any weather delays.