the in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains
other Enticing Trails of the Land of Enchantment near
& QUESTA, NEW MEXICO
888-259-8267 / 575-776-5913
determine what trails are the best for you & your riding
Come ride our gentle horses and mules with friendly, knowledgeable guides in the
Land of Enchantment. Discover hidden wonders along the woodland trails of
Carson National Forest. Experience the
pioneer’s exuberance while crossing the expanses of the Cebolla Mesa. And awaken the hidden child within while
climbing along the alluring brooks of the San Cristobal Canyon.
Whet your appetite with a one hour ride or two hour ride near the Red River
State Fish Hatchery, better yet enjoy a three or four hour ride across Cebolla
Mesa to overlook the Red River or Rio Grande Gorges. Half-Day with Lunch or Dinner rides will
immerse into the entrancing forest trails of the San Cristobal Canyon on the
western slopes of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains. All Day rides (for the more adventuresome
riders) will climb higher up the San Cristobal trail to rewarding views. All
this and more is in the offing for your enjoyment.
Rides originating in the Taos Ski Valley will start later in the summer,
2015. Call for
Reservations, CALL 888-259-8267 to BOOK today!
Hourly Ride Descriptions and Prices
“Near Red River State Fish Hatchery, south of Questa, NM,”
1 HOUR RIDE
This ride is geared towards beginners
and children. Our focus here is to provide
you and your family with a safe, gentle introduction into the world of
$50.00 per person
2 HOUR RIDE
Surprisingly rewarding Trail Ride!
Enjoy an energizing ride through Juniper and Ponderosa Pine forests on this
outing above the Red River Gorge. …a great couple of hours in the
$75.00 per person
Click here for a description and directions to the RRFH Rides
“Cebolla Mesa spreads across the Taos
3 HOUR RIDE
Mesa host us for these three hours. The views of Northern New Mexico from
here are simply breathtaking. Ride
across history to the Red River Gorge or Rio Grande Gorge overlook during
this three hour in the saddle.
$90.00 per person
4 HOUR RIDE
Four hours in the saddle offer up
both river overviews and possibly the confluence!
Experience sweeping views across
the Taos Plateau, up to the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, and across to the
Brazos and Tusas Mountains in the west.
$105.00 per person
Click here for a
description and directions to the Cebolla Mesa Rides.
“San Cristobal Canyon Trail ~ Western slope of Sangre de Cristo
a quality experience…away from the crowds & bustle of town. Ascend
the trail along the mountain stream within the harboring boughs of the
San Cristobal Canyon. Known as one of the pristine birth places of the
Rio Grande Cutthroat Trout, San Cristobal Canyon is the essence of
mountain freshness. There is no other location as suited for a gourmet
lunch straight from the Saddle Bags.
ALL DAY RIDES
A truly stimulating
experience. Not for the faint at heart.
Come saddle up for a day exploring the mountain trails of the
Sangre De Cristo Mountains or the Cebolla Mesa. We have seen elk,
bighorn sheep, deer, and other wildlife on these rides. We bring the
lunch… you bring the camera.
$165.00 per person
Rides description and directions
Preparing for Your Ride
Go to our TACK ROOM to see how
to prepare for your
Important Forms and Documents
The following forms and
documents are provided
for your convenience in
advance of riding with us.
These forms documents are in PDF format.
Client Information Form
Participant Release Form
Minimum Age Requirement
7 years old
All locations offer to lead riders of all ages if
they are not comfortable reining their own horse.
Sorry: no doubles.
Taos Ski Valley Visitors Guide!
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Download the Guide
Map and Directions
Map of Taos Ski Valley
Enlarge map to locate
the Armadilla Parking Lot near the
top of the page. Look
for Rio Grande Stables Locator Sign.
Directions to Rio Grande
GPS Coordinates: 36.59579N
Taos Area Weather Forecast
From the National Weather Service
Advanced reservations for any trip is strongly recommended, though not always
required. A deposit in the amount of 50% of your total trip cost is required to
hold your reservation.
Click here to view our
cancellation policy. (in
Adobe PDF format)
888-259-8267 to BOOK today!
closer look, go to our photo gallery.