Top Ten Wild Whitewater Rafting Trips

Upper Rio Grande, New Mexico

Difficulty: Class IV to V

Trip Length: One day

Season: April through July

The Rio Grande in New Mexico boasts several sections, but none beats the Taos Box, which extends for 15 miles from John Dunn Bridge to Taos Junction Bridge. Roads make put-in and take-out very convenient, but in between is pure, untamed desert canyon.

Published: 30 Apr 2002 | Last Updated: 15 Sep 2010
Details mentioned in this article were accurate at the time of publication


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