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

Current Conditions: This site is expected to close Thursday, May 19, 2022, due to extreme fire danger.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets
Open Season: Open
Usage: Heavy
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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