RECREATION: Resources for all things relating to recreation in Taos, New Mexico and the surrounding area. On Taos Unlimited you will find listings for recreational activities such as downhill and cross-country skiing, snowboarding, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, tubing, rock climbing, horseback riding, llama trekking, hiking, fly fishing, hunting, bird watching, white water rafting, hot air ballooning, mountain biking, four-wheeling, sightseeing, and camping. Whatever recreational activities you enjoy, you can find a local outfitter or provider through Taos Unlimited.
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Animal Humane, NM

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National Cowboy Museum

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Great American Country network

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Bike rides and bicycle shops in the Taos NM area

Mountain & Road Biking in Northern New Mexico
A Taos Unlimited Feature


RED RIVER
Enchanted Circle Century Bike Tour
One Biker's Experience on the Century Ride, with Profile, Maps Weather Conditions & Photos

TAOS & VICINITY
Southern Enchanted Loop Century Ride
This Challenging & Beautifully Scenic Ride Starts & Ends in Ranchos de Taos




The Enchanted Circle Scenic Byway
An 83 Mile Ride Through New Mexico's Spectacular Mountains, High Desert & National Forest


Jemez Mountain Trail National Scenic Byway
Map of the Jemez Mountain Trail & Information for Visitors


The Turquoise Trail National Scenic Byway
Plan Your Day on the Turquoise Trail with this Interactive Map. PDF Version Also Available


ANGEL FIRE
Vietnam Veteran's Memorial
A Moving Tribute to America's Veterans & Members of its Military, Their Courage & Service

BUENA VISTA
Salman Raspberry Ranch
Pick Your Own Raspberries, Cafe, Gardens Nursery & Store, Buy Salman Ranch Products Online


Family Fun recreational activities in Taos and Red River, NM

LOS ALAMOS
Los Alamos County Fair & Rodeo
3 Day Event Kicks Off with a Hometown Parade Along Central Avenue, Celebrating the Community's Western Roots

Los Alamos Nature Center
Hikes, Talks & Outings, Resident Animals & Wildlife Viewing, Planetarium Shows, Classes & More

PECOS
Pecos Rodeo
Two Big Days of Rodeo Action in the Beautiful Pecos Valley

RED RIVER
Bobcat Pass Wilderness Adventures
Horseback Riding, Cowboy Evenings, Snowmobiling, ATV Tours, Fishing & Elk Hunts

Torchlight Parade & Fireworks
Every Saturday Night Late November to Late March at the Red River Ski Area


FAMILY RECREATION (Cont.)

RED RIVER
Wags & Wine
Costume Contests, Frisbee Training, Agility Course, & of Course, Food & Wine!

TAOS
CAV Arts & Crafts Fairs
Arts & Crafts Fairs Benifitng Community Against Violence

Rodeo de Taos
Sponsored by the New Mexico Rodeo Association

Taos County Fair
Enjoy Local Arts & Crafts, Needlecrafts, Food, Livestock Dog Show, Live Music and More!




ANGEL FIRE
Bikes, Blues & Brews
Ride your Motorcycle up to Angel Fire for Live Music & the Best Brews NM has to Offer

Music From Angel Fire
Northern New Mexico's Premier Chamber Music Festival

EAGLE NEST
High Country Arts & Crafts Festival
Juried Show Brings Out the Talent Benefiting the Eagle Nest Chamber of Commerce

RED RIVER
Beach Weeks at Red River Ski Area
Celebrate Spring Break with Scavenger Hunts, Torchlight Parades, Fireworks and More!

Christmas Luminaria Tour
Ski or Snowshoe Under the Warm Glow of Candlelight. And When it Snows, it's Truly Magical!

Mardi Gras in the Mountains
The Unique Blend of Mardi Gras & Red River Traditions Draws Revelers From Across the Country

Memorial Day Motorcycle Rally
Music, Food and Fun For 20,000 Bikers. Ceremonies Honor our Veterans & Fallen Heroes

TAOS & VICINITY
Dennis Hopper Day
Celebrating Dennis Hopper: Easy Rider Rally, Rebel Film Festival & Commemoration Concert

Fiesta de Taos
The Gathering of Generations to Enjoy Delicious Cuisine, Traditional Music, & Fellowship

Taos Home & Garden Tour
One of the Highlights of Summer, the Tour is Held on the First Saturday in August

Taos Lilac Festival
3 Days Celebrating Taos Lilacs Pet Parade, Live Music, Food, Crafts, Vendors & More

Taos Pueblo Pow Wow
An Annual Gathering of Indian Nations in a Circle of Friendship, Dancing, Music Food and Fun

FESTIVALS (Cont.)

Taos Veterans Creative Arts Festival
Featuring Art by Our Military Vets, Live Music, Kids Events & Pancake Breakfast

The Toast of Taos
Food & Wine Festival & Golf Tournament to Benefit Taos Lions Club Charities

Wool Festival at Taos
Fibers Market, Workshops, Fiber Critters, Kids' Fun, Auction, Demonstrations, Food & Music


Golf courses and golfing in Taos, NM

Taos Country Club
Four-Star Jeb Wille Golf Course in Stunning High Desert of Taos, New Mexico


Historic places, sightseeing, history of Taos, NM

ANGEL FIRE
Roadrunner Tours
Trail Rides, Wagon, Carriage & Sleigh Rides, Hay Rides & Chuck Wagon Dinners

TAOS & VICINITY
Taos Indian Horse Ranch
Guided Horseback Rides on Taos Pueblo Land & The Rocky Mountains, Beginner to Expert


Hot air balloon trips in Northern New Mexico

Santa Fe Balloons
Join Expert Balloon Pilot Johnny Lewis on a Breathtaking Ride Over New Mexico's High Desert


Fly Fishing and hunting trips, Taos & Northern New Mexico outfitters

EAGLE NEST
Hollenback Hooks & Horns
New Mexico Private Land Elk Hunting & Guided Fly Fishing

QUESTA
Ed Adams Fly Fishing
New Mexico & Colorado Guided Fly Fishing Trips, Tackle & Expert Instruction




TAOS SKI VALLEY
Military Monday
Active and Retired U.S. Military Personnel Receive 50% off TSV Lift Tickets


Hiking, biking trails and parks in the Taos area


ABIQUIU
Ghost Ranch
Retreat Center Open to the Public Offers Four Stunning Hiking Trails Amidst the Red Rocks

PARKS & TRAILS (Cont.)

CERRILLOS

Cerrillos Hills State Park
Native Grass & Wildflower Hikes, Birding, Landscape Photography, Geology, High Desert Animals, Star Gazing & More

LOS ALAMOS
Bandelier National Monument
Over 33,000 Acres of Rugged Canyon & Mesa Country, Petroglyphs, Rock Cliff Dwellings

JEMEZ SPRINGS
Valles Caldera National Preserve
America's Newest National Preserve, with huge mountain meadows, abundant wildlife, and meandering streams

PECOS
Pecos National Historical Park
Pecos National Historical Park Preserves Indian Pueblos & Pecos Cultural Remains

TAOS & VICINITY
Kit Carson Park
Running/Walking Track, Baseball Fields, Tennis & Basketball Courts, Bandstand, Events

Taos Trails & Parks Map

Map of Local Mountain Biking & Hiking Trails, Links to Nearby Area Trail Maps

Taos Trails & Parks Map
Map of Local Mountain Biking & Hiking Trails, Links to Nearby Area Trail Maps

Valle Vidal
Information and Downloadable Hiking Trail Map.

Wild Rivers Recreation Area
Breathtaking Views of the Rio Grande Geological Rift & Red River Wild & Scenic Rivers




TAOS & VICINITY
Taos RV Park
Full hook-ups, Kitchens, Club House, Internet & Sat TV, Convenient In-town Location


Guided Tours, Jeep safaris, fly fishing, white water rafting and horseback riding in Northern New Mexico

RED RIVER
New Mexico Adventure Co /BigHorn Sports & Rentals
Skiing, Snowshoeing, Jeep Safaris, Trail Rides, Rafting & Fishing Excursions in Red River, NM


Wineries in and around Taos and Northern New Mexico

Black Mesa Winery
Award Winning Northern New Mexico Winery Producing Varietal & Blended Wines
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