4 Memorable Vacay Spots in the U.S. to Take Your Kids Before They Grow Up
Set up high in the sanctuary of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, Red River, NM offers guests the best in outdoor recreation and serene relaxation. Just north of Taos, this mountain town combines that hospitable Western attitude with alpine altitudes to deliver some of the best skiing and winter activities in the entire Southwest. Best of all, Red River Ski & Summer Area’s chairlift connects you directly with the charming Main Street. Skiing and snowboarding enthusiasts of every skill level will feel right at home on the wide variety of challenging trails and slopes. Not a skier? Not to worry. There are also great opportunities such as snowshoeing, tubing, sledding, and snowmobiling for your enjoyment. Summertime brings a whole new season of adventure to life in Red River. Whether you’re looking to push yourself to the limits, or just take a leisurely stroll, Red River offers hiking trails to suit your needs. Mountain Biking remains one of the best ways to explore the rugged landscape of the New Mexico highlands. And for those sturdy souls, White water rafting churns out the thrills as you shoot over the rapids of the Rio Grande. Back in the village of Red River, the streets are filled with entertainment and dining options sure to please everyone in your group. Adults will flock to the local watering holes and casual dining after a long day out adventuring. While the kids will love the adventures found around town such as roller-skating, billiards, arcades, and putt-putt just to name a few. Make family adventure second nature when you visit Red River.
Popular Family Attractions
- Red River Frye's Old Town
- Red River Hidden Treasure Aerial Park
- Red River Bobcat Pass Wilderness Adventures
- Red River Ski Area
- Red River Wild Earth Llama Adventures
Where To Stay
WorldMark Red RiverMore Info 201 River Street, Red River, New Mexico
WorldMark Red River puts you at the center of all this small-town mountain vacation destination has to offer. Whether you’re here to enjoy winter adventures or outdoor activities during the milder months, this resort is your homebase to enjoy and explore the breathtaking scenery. One- and...
Discover both the natural beauty and rich culture of the American Southwest when you visit the one and only Santa Fe, New Mexico. It only takes a minute in Santa Fe to understand its deep historical and cultural significance. Traces of the Native American culture are seen throughout the land, from the fabled Pueblo Cliff dwellings to the lively Native American artesian community. The city is widely recognized as a hotbed for arts and crafts as well. More than 300 galleries and dealers offer authentic Indian jewelry, all manners of arts and crafts, and fine art from all disciplines. In addition, the unique flavors and melding of diverse cuisines have made Santa Fe a top choice for foodies. But be warned, New Mexicans have an undying passion for their famed Chile peppers. The high country setting also lends itself perfectly for world-class mountain biking, skiing, and even championship-caliber golf. The best of Southwest is yours in Santa Fe.
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Villas de Santa FeMore Info 400 Griffin Street, Santa Fe, NM
Discover the mystery, beauty, and rich culture of the “Land of Enchantment” while at the Villas De Santa Fe. Set in the iconic city of Santa Fe, the Sangre de Cristo Mountains provide a sweeping backdrop for this Southwestern Gem. Warmly decorated one- and two-bedroom condo units echo th...
Let the rich cultural heritage and stunning beauty of Taos inspire you. Set upon the high desert mesa of Northern New Mexico, and placed squarely at the feet of Sangre de Cristo Mountains, it is no wonder this is known as the “Land of Enchantment." The Enchanted Circle is an 86-mile drive through the southern Rocky Mountains, highlighting the region’s scenic and diverse landscape. Get out and explore the desert firsthand with a whitewater river rafting tour, rock climbing excursion, or mountain biking trail. You can even hit the slopes at the world class Village of Taos Ski Valley and its 12,481' Kachina Peak. With Mother Nature acting as the ultimate muse, it makes sense that the Taos has long been a haven for artists. In fact, Taos is regarded as one of America’s top artist colonies. Numerous art museums and a wide range of galleries ensure the best in local paintings, jewelry, and traditional crafts are always on display. Experience the enchantment only found in Taos.
Popular Family Attractions
- Taos Downtown Historic District
- Taos Ski Valley
- Taos Box
- The Burger Stand at Taos Ale House
- Wheeler Peak Wilderness Area
Where To Stay
Wyndham TaosMore Info 229 Paseo del Pueblo Norte, Taos, NM
Surround yourself of the stunning artistic and natural beauty found only at Wyndham Taos. Set on the grounds of the famed estate of artist Nicolai Fechin, Wyndham Taos embraces the picturesque northern New Mexico surroundings. Natural beauty is on full display throughout the resort property,...