Photos of Taos

Grande View

An aerial view of the Rio Grande as seen from the deck of the Rio Grande Gorge Bridge roughly 200m (650 feet) above, near Taos, New Mexico.

An aerial view of the Rio Grande as seen from the deck of the Rio Grande Gorge Bridge roughly 200m (650 feet) above, near Taos, New Mexico.

In the Forest Valley

Evening among the towering trees of Taos Ski Valley, New Mexico.

Evening among the towering trees of Taos Ski Valley, New Mexico.

Gorge-ous

The Rio Grande cuts through the desert near Taos, New Mexico.

The Rio Grande cuts through the desert near Taos, New Mexico.

#vanlife

A Volkswagen Type 2 (T3)—or Vanagon—on a roadside turn out in the mountains near Taos, New Mexico.

A Volkswagen Type 2 (T3)—or Vanagon—on a roadside turn out in the mountains near Taos, New Mexico.

Under the Tall Birches

Birch trees grow to the sky at Taos Ski Valley, New Mexico.

Birch trees grow to the sky at Taos Ski Valley, New Mexico.

Mountain Forest

Trees grow in the forested mountains of New Mexico near Taos.

Trees grow in the forested mountains of New Mexico near Taos.

Grande

The Rio Grande flows through the desert at the Rio Grande Gorge near Taos, New Mexico,

The Rio Grande flows through the desert at the Rio Grande Gorge near Taos, New Mexico,

The Tall Bridge in the Desert

The Rio Grande Gorge Bridge arcs 600 feet above the Rio Grande in the desert near Taos, New Mexico.

The Rio Grande Gorge Bridge arcs 600 feet above the Rio Grande in the desert near Taos, New Mexico.

Evergreen New Mexico

An evergreen forest in the mountains near Taos, New Mexico.

An evergreen forest in the mountains near Taos, New Mexico.

The Mountain Forest Under the Clouds

An evergreen forest stretches into the distance in the mountains south of Taos, New Mexico.

An evergreen forest stretches into the distance in the mountains south of Taos, New Mexico.

Aflame

A forest fire burns in the mountains near Taos Ski Valley, New Mexico.

A forest fire burns in the mountains near Taos Ski Valley, New Mexico.

Over the Mountain Forest

In the evergreen forested mountains near Taos, New Mexico.

In the evergreen forested mountains near Taos, New Mexico.

Tall Trees in the Mountains

Trees reach for the clouds in the mountains of Taos Ski Valley, New Mexico.

Trees reach for the clouds in the mountains of Taos Ski Valley, New Mexico.

Up Among the Mountain’s Trees

The mountain forests of New Mexico's Taos Ski Valley.

The mountain forests of New Mexico’s Taos Ski Valley.

Smoky Forest

A forest fire smolders in the mountains near Taos, New Mexico.

A forest fire smolders in the mountains near Taos, New Mexico.