- Our list of the best things to do in Ranchos De Taos, New Mexico, features the top 47 nearby activities — including 28 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Ranchos De Taos, NM has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Sights & Landmarks, Museums & Galleries, Outdoor Places, and Adventures.
- The results below include the top 2 things to do within the city of Ranchos De Taos, NM , followed by 45 popular activities in nearby cities, including Taos, Red River, Angel Fire, Dixon, Embudo, Taos Ski Valley, Eagle Nest, El Prado and Espanola
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Both the Rio Grande and the Rio Chama are served by the New Wave Rafting Co. Private Day Tours. All ages and skill levels can enjoy rafting these rivers every day of the week between April and August.
Established in 1980, the New Wave Rafting Company offers rafting trips on the Rio Grande and Rio Chama rivers. With a wide range of trips from half day to multi-day excursions, they're guides have something for all skill levels.
Avid hikers and mountain bikers are sure to enjoy Goose Lake Trail and its challenging route up through the Sangre de Cristo Mountain Range. The stunning views can also be reached by ATV or Jeep, but however you arrive, you will be glad you did.
There are both summer and winter activities at the Columbine Trail for those who wish to experience the scenery and local nature. The summer months support hiking and horseback riding while the winter months offer snowshoeing and cross country skiing.
A part of the 30,000+ acre Colin Neblett Wildlife Area, Cimarron Canyon State Park offers hiking, wildlife viewing, and striking scenery. Perhaps the most unique draw is the Cimarron Palisades, massive granite formations standing 400 feet high.
Several types of rafting trips are offered through New Mexico River Adventures - Day Tours. Advanced rafters can take wild whitewater trips while less advanced can take easy float excursions or even family rafting with kids.
Visitors to the Black Mountain Playhouse & Lodge can enjoy family friendly entertainment after a day of skiing or hiking. The Playhouse features arcade games, skating, and other activities to keep young an old alike entertained for hours.
There is no better way to experience the Red River scenic areas, than to visit New Mexico Adventure Company. Year-round, guests can take guided tours to all of the best sites, or rent the equipment and do it themselves.