Rafting, Paddleboard, Kayak & Funyak
Whether it’s a paddle or a fishing line you’re looking to spend time with, Taos offers a diverse selection of lakes, river stretches and holes to ride, wade and angle in.
Twirl Summer Camps and Programs
Twirl offers a variety of programs that support the growth and potential of children in Taos through community-wide opportunities to gather, learn, create and play.
Field Institute of Taos
Field Institute of Taos has offered unique, engaging, and fun outdoor education programs focused on active, hands-on learning experiences since 1996.
Skiing & Snowboarding
Taos has multiple opportunities for snow sports, including skiing – both downhill and cross-country, snowboarding, and fun activities for the kids.
Gutters Bowling Alley
Gutters is a 12 lane brand new bowling facility as well as a full-service restaurant with beer and wine. Our goal in creating Gutters is to provide our community with a facility that can bring safe, fun, entertainment for all ages.
In Taos enjoy a diverse topography spanning from the basalt crags of the Rio Grande Gorge to the pristine granite of Tres Piedras.
Taos Youth Ballet
One of the leading dance schools in Northern New Mexico with a special interest in exposing the community at large to dance, live music and educational opportunities.
Cumbres and Toltec Scenic Railroad
Spend the day on America’s best scenic railroad. The coal-fired steam engine of Cumbres & Toltec takes you into the unspoiled West.
Golf, Disc Golf, Tennis, Soccer
We’re a town of people who like to be outside with families, friends and sports opponents. The air and the seasons here are just right for batting a ball around, shooting hoops or teeing off.
Cooking Studio Taos
In addition to offering cooking classes, Cooking Studio Taos hosts a Secret Supper club once a month. Join us for a five course meal, prepared by Chef Chris Maher, at a secret location in the Taos area that changes every month.
Pottery Class at Taos Clay
On vacation? Searching for a unique experience? In this class you will learn how to throw on a potters wheel and participate in a Raku firing.
Neighborhood movie house showing first-run titles on 7 screens with classic concessions.
Taos Youth & Family Center
Quality recreational facilities including a swimming pool with water slides, skateboard park, birthday/meeting rooms, game room, and a year-round rink which features ice skating from Nov-Mar and rollerblading from Apr-Oct.
What’s your pleasure? Easy access fishing, solitude, or a little bushwhacking? Lake or river? Taos waters can accommodate.
The Hot Dog Lady
On the run, time a concern, around downtown, need a snack? Stop by and see The Hot Dog Lady. You can find her along the John Dunn walkway, off Bent Street or in the Plaza. Come on by for a remarkable Hot Dog. We all know everything is more fun with a Hot Dog!
From the edge of the Rio Grande Gorge, the view of Taos and its towering mountain backdrop is simply spectacular.
Mountain Tubing in Red River
Have you ever gone Snow Tubing? It's a blast! Now Red River has tubing in Summer too. Slide down the hill and take the New Little Blue Surface Lift back up to do it again.
Mountain Biking & Road Biking
Off road or on, there are miles and miles to conquer (or just coast on) on bike in Taos. The views you can take in on two wheels are unbeatable here.
An adventure of expression for the whole family. Vagrant Heart is a community based Street & Graffiti art gallery and working studio space invested in providing a positive and encouraging environment for everyone. Vagrant Heart especially supports and works with youth and others not normally represented in more traditional art galleries. We hold art openings and small events, and co-exist with 9 chickens, a cat & dog and plants galore inside and out.
Horseback and Llama Trekking
On two feet, on two wheels, on four feet, however you prefer, there’s a dizzying range of ways and places to make tracks on trails in Taos.
Taos Community Auditorium
The Taos Center for the Arts provides and supports a wide range of cultural, artistic and educational activities enhancing the quality of life and reflecting the diverse community of Northern New Mexico.
Balloon Rides, Chairlift, Ziplines
If there is anything that defines Taos, it’s adventure. Find yours here – in the water, on the ground, on the cliffs, or in the sky.
In addition to the self guided tour that goes through our Earthship Visitor Center daily, we also have 2 kinds of guided tours. Guided tours are generally reserved for groups of 10 or more, however, we can accommodate a smaller group.
Quail Ridge Swimming and Tennis
Take in the views from Quail Ridge Taos’ seasonal outdoor heated pool, kiddie pool & year round hot tub. Swimming lessons available over the summer. Ten Tennis courts available for lessons and games.
Ghost Tour of Taos!
No town with the long and colorful history of Taos is able to escape its past without a few resident otherworldly spirits to enliven the scene.