Wild Rivers Recreation Area, Taos

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#2 of 21 in Parks in Taos County
Wildlife Area · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Wild Rivers Recreation Area is located in north central New Mexico within the Rio Grande del Norte National Monument. Two rivers that run through the park, the Rio Grande and Red River are National Wild and Scenic Rivers. NM 378 that traverses the recreation area is designated a New Mexico Scenic Byway. Recreational opportunities include whitewater rafting, hiking, biking, fishing and camping.

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  • Many hiking choices here and g reat views and vistas. Look for tha roads off the main drag for access to less traveled places.  more »
  • Wild rivers is a terrific place to hike along the Rio Grande. We saw about 15 big horn sheep directly across the river. A bit of a steep hike down and up the canyon but it’s only about a 45 min...  more »

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