• Discover Taos: Summer/Fall 2017 Visitor Guide

Jason Rodriguez

Truly a Renaissance man, Jason Rodriguez (aka Forge, along with partner Aya Trevino) is taking the Taos art scene to even grander heights. Along with opening his studio and printmaking workspace, 555 …

Kaiiba Mountain

Kaiiba Mountain admits she’s not the typical-looking grandma. The body and face tattoos were created by her own hand — the design on her forehead symbolizes staying on your own path and …

Charles Collins

Charles Collins is the most-awarded artist in the history of the Taos Fall Arts Festival and is the only sculptor to win the festival's "Best of Show" honor; former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson …

Excellent excursions

Cast a line, hook a trout in one of Northern New Mexico’s beautiful rivers and streams such as the Río Grande, Red River, Río Costilla, Cimarrón and Upper Río Hondo. …

Golfing at high altitude

Taos Country Club sits at 7,000 feet in elevation, Valle Escondido Golf Club at 8,500 feet and Angel Fire Country Club at 8,400. Most visitors come to Northern New Mexico from much lower elevations …

Discover Taos Summer/Fall Visitor Guide 2017

Bienvenido a Taos! Taos is an ancient settlement, and as can often happen, interpretations of the history regarding an old place can vary and are debated.   One often-noted account of …

Cousin cuisines

You may have heard that New Mexico’s official state question is, “Red or green?” It makes perfect sense — chile is a focal point of many dishes, from enchiladas and pozole to …

Off road

Evidence of the popularity of mountain biking arrives every summer in Taos on the racks of cars and SUVs that roll into town.   Once the realm of the hardy mountain types and backyard …

The soul of Taos

If Taos Mountain (aka Pueblo Peak) is the heartbeat of Taos, then Taos Pueblo is its soul.Native energyThe power of Native Nations is as strong as ever, an energy that is clearly evident at the …