Cuchillo Del Medio Campground

Area Status: Open

One of three small sites on paved road to Taos Ski Valley provides access to Rio Hondo fishing and hiking in Columbine-Hondo Wilderness Study Area and Wheeler Peak Wilderness

At a Glance

Reservations: First come, first served
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets
Fees: $0
Open Season: Generally April - December (weather dependent; call ahead)
Usage: Heavy
Best Season: Late spring, summer, early fall
Closest Towns: Arroyo Seco, Taos Ski Valley
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: For more information contact: Questa Ranger District

General Information

Directions: 13 miles northeast of Taos via NM 522 & 150

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

No. of Sites 3 Campsites

River and Stream Fishing

Day Hiking



Camping trailer: 3 campsites for Trailers under 16'
Picnic tables:
Tent camping:
Toilets: Flush

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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