Cimarron is a village in Colfax County, New Mexico. The population was 917 at the 2000 census. Philmont Scout Ranch is located just west of Cimarron.


Cimarron is located at 36°30′34″N, 104°54′56″W (36.509467, -104.915496)

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 1.9 mi² (4.9 km²).


Even though the village is small, it does provide in-bound hikers a chance to experience the real world once again. There are places to eat and shop at in the town center, and a bus travels into town from the Welcome Center at the Philmont Base camp.