American Southwest travelers are well-informed about what makes an area beautiful and worth the effort. Although the area has many wonderful destinations, most experts agree that a trip to Red River New Mexico is the best.
Red River, unlike many other areas in the area, tends to get more attention than its neighbor, Taos. This is because there’s always something to do. This means that there’s never a bad moment to get out and explore this picturesque mountain town.
Red River gives you the chance to be in Carson National Forest. It is one five National Forests in New Mexico. Also, you can claim to have been in the southern Rocky Mountains at an elevation 8750 feet above sealevel.
Let’s just say that you are looking for serious entertainment.
These are five must-do activities if you’re visiting Red River New Mexico.
Snow tubing – You could go down snowy hills the old-fashioned way, but why not take a ride on an inflatable tube and have an unforgettable experience?
Skiing at Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area. Get some snowshoes to enjoy this winter wonderland. There are miles of trails for you and your dog.
Skiing in Valle Vidal: Have some fun in Valle Vidal’s mountain basin, which is nearly 102,000 sq. miles. It’s part of the Sangre de Cristo mountain group in the southern Rockies.
Moon Star Mining Camp You and your loved ones can admit to being novice skiers. Red River’s Moon Star Mining Camp is a fun little trail that encourages less skilled skiers to slow down and take their time.
Red River Ski & Summer Area’s Night Coach Dinner Tours – Enjoy a warm coach ride, see the sights, and enjoy a delicious meal at an elevation of more than 10,000 feet.
Additional Bonus: Red River’s average daytime temperatures are 40deg in winter and 75deg summer. The average annual snowfall is around 200 inches, so if you are worried about not having enough snow, it’s worth checking.
Red River New Mexico has everything you need to be a “quaint” mountain town or a top mountain destination. There are so many activities to choose from, that you will want to make Red River New Mexico your next vacation destination.