Middlefork Lake, Red River

5.0
#3 of 9 in Trails in Taos County
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  • (I first posted this in All Trails) Intermediate and not for folks who aren't acclimated to the altitude, but for experienced hikers is a beautiful 3-6 hour excursion (depending on your skill level...  more »
  • This trail is pretty easy with lots of switchbacks to help with the steepness. The lake is absolutely beautiful. It's so peaceful and serene. Take a picnic and plan to stay at the lake for a while!  more »
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  • Beautiful lake moderate hike 4 mile round trip
  • GREAT hike/ bring the whole fam! Dogs loved swimming in the lake, and I almost jumped in myself had I brought a swimsuit. This makes for a great late morning hike and thigh burner- even carried my two-year-old up in a child carrier. We all had a wonderful time with stellar views!

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