Coyote Ranger District

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Landscape View of Coyote Ranger District

The Coyote Ranger District, the northernmost district of the Santa Fe National Forest, encompasses 265,100 acres. The Chama River Canyon Wilderness and the northern section of the San Pedro Parks Wilderness provide amazing recreation opportunities. Visitors delight in floating the Wild and Scenic Rio Chama or hiking in the San Pedro Parks to escape the summer heat. The Coyote Ranger District also has 40 miles of the famous Continental Divide Scenic Trail system passing through its canyons and forests.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Monday  - Friday 0800-1200, 1230-1630 closed weekends and  Holidays
Closest Towns: Coyote
Water: yes
Restroom: yes
Operated By: Forest Service

Recreation Map

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6500 - 6500