Scenic Driving

Spectacular Views

For spectacular views in the high country, consider hiking or packing into the Pecos, Latir, Wheeler Peak, or Cruces Basin Wilderness, or Columbine Hondo Wilderness Study Area.

Viewing Carson National Forest From your Car

Highway on left side of picture with mountains and meadows of trees in their fall color splendor

Enchanted Circle Loop

Taos, Eagle Nest, Angel Fire, Red River - with an optional drive to Cimarron-Valle Vidal-Questa and then back to Taos.

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Taos Ski Valley

Drive up to Taos Ski Valley or along one of the most beautiful stretches in the State - U.S. Highway 64 from Tres Piedras to Tierra Amarilla.

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View Fall Colors from the Train

Travel in style through sunlit aspen on the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad from Chama to Antonito.

Go for the Gold... Enjoy fall colors in Carson National Forest.

Areas & Activities


https://www.fs.usda.gov/activity/carson/recreation/scenicdrivinginfo