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Beauyiful place

This has to be a must place for you to see while in Red River. Very pretty sights year round... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2017
txbuddy
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Dumas, Texas
Beautiful!

If you're looking for a relaxing place to visit this is it. I visited in the summer/early fall... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2016
lmeastlacka
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Arizona City, Arizona
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One of the popular spots for camping.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good6%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“grocery store” (2 reviews)
“stream” (2 reviews)
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Red River, NM
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

This has to be a must place for you to see while in Red River. Very pretty sights year round, especially in early fall.

Thank txbuddy
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for a relaxing place to visit this is it. I visited in the summer/early fall and it was beautiful. We walked around a bit, visited the chocolate store, because who doesn't love chocolate? Sad, there was no dark chocolate. The town grocery...More

1  Thank lmeastlacka
Reviewed 24 June 2016

I found Red River during the summer of 1976 and a lasting love affair began. From the first visit in the old Thunder Bird Lodge to various vacation rentals and a lot of stays at the River Side Lodge Red River is Heaven on Earth...More

2  Thank floydc24
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Was looking forward in doing the nature trail, and was indeed very beautiful. But Main Street itself offers not much. Don't expect anything fancy.

Thank jgonzales
Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

The Red River canyon from Questa is frankly not as nice as coming in via the Cimmaron Canyon or taking the Taos to Angel Fire route. It is nice but in the relative terms of this area not essential.

Thank CraigF84
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

After staying In town for 2 days we were heading out to camp. We don't mind primitive camping. All the campgrounds near there were full. We saw someone camped just off the road by the river. They told us this was allowed. We found a...More

Thank dRicheyJune2011
Reviewed 5 July 2015

The drive up the canyon from Questa to Red River, NM, is interesting, in part for the forests and campgrounds along the river, and in part for the giant molybdenum mine along the road. As needed, the mine reopens for business as it did recently....More

1  Thank GeorgePortland_OR
Reviewed 20 February 2015

First of all red river canyon only has one bridge and it only goes over the red river not over a gorge as seen in other reviews. The gorge that is being mentioned is going toward Arroyo-Hondo and the river 837 feet down is the...More

Thank Johnnyrebe
Reviewed 2 September 2014

Beautiful scenery ! Perfect time of the year to visit for ATV exploring. Lots and lots of nature and mountains to see.

Thank Mike Brenda A
Reviewed 26 June 2014

We drove out to view the canyon and it was absolutely stunning and I high recommend taking the trip. The bridge spanning the canyon is there for those who are brave enough.

3  Thank 274kyleb
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