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Enchanted Circle Drive, Taos

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Loop around Wheeler Peak on Enchanted Circle Drive and take in all the natural wonders thatĀ alter the landscape along the way. The route covers 133.6 km (83 mi) over mountains and through forests. You can explore an ancient Native American village at Taos or take part in outdoor activities around every bend, including balloon rides, mountain biking, horseback riding, hiking, and skiing. If you have time, consider straying off the main road to catch sights like the Rio Grande Gorge Bridge. Put Enchanted Circle Drive into our Taos trip itinerary planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Taos.
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  • A very nice scenic drive through the mountains NE of Taos when the roads are clear, Road in good condition 
  • My husband and I travel this circle about twice a month doing insurance work ...and better than that, we live on it between Taos and Angel Fire. We have the best job ever!!!! You have to take it easy ...  more »
  • This was a beautiful drive on a cloudless, warm October morning. The scenery was lovely and there were still areas of bright yellow fall color. We passed interesting old buildings, houses, small towns...  more »