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Lovely place .. very nice people

Beautiful setting, really nice gallery of beautiful pottery. Kevin and Joanne were very... read more

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Beautiful scenery

Drove the Enchanted Circle Drive and was impressed be the scenery, beautiful mountains, wildlife... read more

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Scenic drive that circles through the Carson National Forest, north and east of Taos.
Taos, NM
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful setting, really nice gallery of beautiful pottery. Kevin and Joanne were very informative and friendly. Joanne is also a children’s book author .. awesome books!

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Drove the Enchanted Circle Drive and was impressed be the scenery, beautiful mountains, wildlife and the flowers and trees.

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank wrpech
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We drove around on this circle drive, got some nice views, some very interesting photos. The town that looks straight out of Germany or Austria was very quaint.

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank travelerfanatic
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best place I’ve been. Stayed in Eagle Nest at the Eagle Nest Fly Shack & Lodge. Rooms were clean and very comfortable. The staff were great. The trip around the Enchanted Circle was very beautiful. Vietnam Memorial was the highlight of the trip. Will be...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank robin3711
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hopefully you are lucky enough to do this drive when it is not busy - it is really worth it!! The mountains, the views, the fresh air!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Treasures4u
Reviewed August 11, 2019

The highlight of my trip to Taos was to take the Enchanted Circle Drive. Take your time, take it all in. Enjoy the fabulous views, picnic by the lake, stop and enjoy lunch in one of the historic communities.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 7, 2019

This is a scenic ride with vastly different scenery as you complete a relatively short loop. Red River is one of our favorite places to get out, walk along the water, and grab a bite to eat.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank CoconutRunner
Reviewed July 30, 2019

Take the extra time and drive this highway! Beautiful views! Be sure to visit St. Anthony's in Questa. Stop in Red River and browse the shops.

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank Tonya S
Reviewed July 28, 2019 via mobile

If you are in the area, then you should make a points of driving this route. It’s relatively quiet but there are some lovely places to stop, amazing scenery and some magical views. T

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Travellover6128
Reviewed July 12, 2019

This is a beautiful drive, but do yourself a favor and get out in the little towns and look at the old churches, or grab a bite to eat.

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Becky N
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September 4, 2018|
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Response from 310ralphs | Reviewed this property |
The only real climb and descent is from Taos to Eagle Nest. There are not "sheer" drop-offs but you go up and over; there are guard rails, particularly on the Eagle Nest side where you drive down a heavily forested road. Not... More
kelly l
April 24, 2018|
Response from gordonj379 |
It is a circle drive. Start where you are and finish back at the same place. The 5 towns are the 5 towns that you will pass through.
March 7, 2018|
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Response from lori730 |
check out the website for the circle tour enchantedcircle org