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Great to see. Spooky looking down from the bridge. lol Gorgeous views from the bridge. Park in the "rest area" on the west side of the bridge and watch the sun set. We saw Big Horn Sheep as well. Pretty cool. Easy drive from downtown Taos.
This was my second visit here and the area is very pretty. The bridge is stunning as is the scenery. There is a nice walking trail to look out over the gorge and see the bridge. We walked over the bridge and the view is so beautiful. The parking area and bathroom are nice and…
Free. Approximately 11 miles from Taos Plaza. Scenic drive. View from bridge is stunning. For a more natural view of the gorge, park inside the rest area just on the other side of the bridge and hike back on the rim trail. There are benches within 15 minutes walk to enjoy…
The Rio Grande Gorge Bridge is roughly 12 miles Northwest of Taos, NM, via US64. The bridge is approximately 1,280 feet long and, from the middle of the span, it drops around 650 feet down to the river. Other parts of the Gorge drop 800 feet. According to several sources, the…
A nice diversion on a beautiful day. Parked at the rest area - plenty of room for our 23 ft. RV. Plenty of vendors arrayed along the edge of the parking area. The wind wasn't significant so we walked over the bridge and back to get the full experience. The big horn sheep,…