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Santa Fe: Rio Santa Barbara Middle Fork Trail

This 15-mile riverside hike is located in the southern tip of New Mexico’s highest range, the Sangre de Cristo Mountains.

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To Trailhead

US 84 N to NM 60 N to Penasco. Drive S on NM 73. In 1.4 mi., turn L onto FR 116 and follow signs to Santa Barbara Campground.

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