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Rio Grande Gorge Bridge

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Address: US 64, 10 miles west of Taos, Taos, NM
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US$46.00*
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Taos Highlights Small-Group Driving Tour
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US$190.00*
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Private Tour: High Road to Taos from Santa Fe

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Amazing natural scenery!

Just pull off the side of the road and view. You can walk across the bridge and view the gorge and the surrounding high dessert landscape. Local craft vendor sometimes on site... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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Live Oak, Florida
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Live Oak, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Just pull off the side of the road and view. You can walk across the bridge and view the gorge and the surrounding high dessert landscape. Local craft vendor sometimes on site.. Very beautiful experience of nature.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A must do. Amazing views. Scary but fun. The observation point is amazing. Make sure and stay at the Old Taos Guesthouse while in town.

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Cedar Hill, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were recommended this attraction by friends. While traveling to visit it seems like you are in the middle of nowhere but suddenly this gorge appears in the middle of a vast plain.There is a bit of a craft fair feel to one side of the bridge as there are locals selling leather goods and jewelry, and even sometimes singers... More 

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Walking out over this hundred's of foot drop is a real rush. The jagged basalt torn cliff's are dramatic when juxtaposition-ed with Wheeler Peak in the distant background.

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Bradenton, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The Bridge is absolutely awesome! Be sure to walk through the park area (behind and away from the vendors) for the best view.

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Texarkana, Arkansas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is absolutely beautiful. And you can walk a trail that runs along the gorge. But be careful because you can walk right to the edge.

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On the way to Taos Ski Valley we stopped on the over look on the Rio Grande gorge. It is very high over the water, enough to give my son vertigo. There were a few native America arts dealers on the side of the road, from which we purchases some pottery and struck up a conversation.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is worth seeing. Great views. We had just rafted underneath the day before so it was nice to get a different view.

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Dennis Port, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was recommended to visit on a full moon night by my hotel, it is amazing and the only issue was my pictures wouldn't come out. Very cool to see what looks like a river of light.

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Lynnfield, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We drove on the Low Road from Santa Fe and, as another reviewer mentioned, kept looking for a huge bridge to be looming ahead. Instead.. there is was..set into a dip in the road.There is a parking lot with clean restrooms. We walked to the mid-point of the bridge and the views are great! Mountains in every direction and the... More 

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