Come to Red River, New Mexico, cradled in the Southern Rocky Mountains, where the alpenglow colors the peaks of the Sangre de Cristos and the crisp mountain air smells of pine trees and adventure.
Reservations Unlimited offers a wide selection of vacation rentals in Red River to frame the perfect setting for your mountain retreat. Among our diverse offerings are rustic cabins and riverside lodges, spacious condos, comfortable homes, and well-appointed townhouses. Whether you want to join in the town hubbub or just get away from it all, the choice is yours. There’s no single right way to enjoy Red River, and we want to help you find your ideal lodging option.
Red River is nestled in the Sangre De Cristo Mountains, located in the southernmost part of the Rocky Mountains. The mountain town is completely surrounded by the Carson National Park.
There are two ski areas that call Red River home, Red River Ski & Summer Area and Enchanted Forest Cross Country & Snowshoe Area. Red River Ski & Summer Area is designed for alpine (downhill) skiing; whereas, Enchanted Forest Cross Country & Snowshoe Area is for nordic (cross-country) fans.
Hiking is a fun and easy way to explore the natural beauty that Red River has to offer. There are several leisurely trails around town for those looking to have a relaxing stroll through the Carson National Park, as well as the more challenging terrains for those adventure seekers.
The Red River area is full of history. “Red City” as it was first called, was put on the map when explorers, fur trappers, miners, and prospectors discovered the area. Red River’s population skyrocketed as miners started to pour in and carve into the mountains.
There are four parks within the town limits of Red River, three of them being located along the river: Brandenburg Park, Mallette Canyon Park, Toni Woerndle Park and the Softball Field and Park.
Despite being a small town, Red River has an extensive dining selection that is sure to satisfy even the pickiest eater. You can leave the fancy attire at home and enjoy anything from bistros and cafes, all the way to Italian, Mexican or even the finest steakhouses while still maintaining those relaxed mountain vibes.
There are many opportunities for local fishing fun by taking advantage of the river that flows through town into the Town of Red River fishing pond. From lakeside fishing, wild streams and special “catch and release” water, we’ve got it all!