“Follow the Rio Grande as it flows south and then up the escarpment.”
— Peter Olson
Features: Birding — River/Creek — Swimming — Views — Wildflowers — Wildlife
This trail is an abandoned old jeep track the follows the Rio Grande and then climbs up the cliff to the top of the mesa.
This trail follows the Rio Grande from the Diablo Arroyo south. It ends at the top of the mesa overlooking the Rio Grande with views of the Sangre de Cristo mountains to the east.
Flora & Fauna
Coyotes, snakes, cool birds, wild horses, deer, big horn sheep, mountain lions.