While in Albuquerque, NM, I took the tram ride to the top of Sandia Peak.
The tram is the longest passenger tram in the world, 2.7 miles. It takes about 15 breath taking minutes to reach the top station and the views are spectacular. Here are just a few:
Above is a view of downtown Albuquerque some 17 miles from the peak. The views from the top were spectacular no matter which direction you looked!