Sunset from the west side of the Rio Grande Gorge Bridge, the second highest bridge on the U.S. Highway System. At 650 feet (200 m) above the Rio Grande, it is the fifth highest bridge in the United States. The span is 1,280 feet; two 300-foot-long approach spans with a 600-foot-long main center... [ READ MORE... ]
The confluence of the Red River and Rio Grande join steps behind this photograph in the Wild Rivers Recreation Area near Questa, New Mexico.
The Rio Grande del Norte contains some of the most spectacular lands and public hunting & fishing habitat in all of New Mexico. Just above the Colorado border, the Rio Grande cuts into the Servilleta lava flows that make up the Taos Plateau. Further south, at the New Mexico state line, the... [ READ MORE... ]
“This American Land” recently aired a segment highlighting Rio Grande del Norte and the people working to protect this special place.