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31 Hikes Near Taos

for all seasons, plus snowshoeing & full moon hikes


The Taos Hiking Guide has the most up to date information on 31 of the best trails near Taos. Full color detailed maps were created especially for the book by expert map makers Dharma Maps, using GPS data gathered by author Cindy Brown. The book has color photos illustrating hikes down to the Rio Grande and up into the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, as well as information on full moon hiking and a guide to wildflowers. Tips on how to get prepared for Taos hiking and what to bring are included, along with information on wildlife, weather, and how to stay safe on the trail. 

The book includes:
  • Table of hikes with distances and elevations

  • Detailed maps by Dharma Maps – regional map and one for each hike

  • Photos and descriptions of wildflowers

  • Information on wildlife – how to spot animals and how to stay safe when you see them

  • Easy to follow directions to trailheads 

  • Contact information for local outfitters and offices of the Carson National Forest and Bureau of Land Management

  • Popular and lesser known trails

Winner of the 2016 New Mexico-Arizona book award for Sports and Recreation!

Published by Nighthawk Press


Also for sale in Taos at Taos Mountain Outfitters, Mudd-n-Flood, Op Cit Bookstore, Cid’s Food Market, Mabel Dodge Luhan house, Las Comadres,and in Arroyo Seco at Fine Art New Mexico, Sol Foods and Arroyo Seco Mercantile.

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