Heron Lake, New Mexico


Heron Lake is located in Rio Arriba county. Heron Lake State Park is located on the southern shore of this lake. This park features over 200 camping and picnic sites. The lake is a good site for salmon and trout fishing.

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Things to do & local info

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Hiking Trails:
Capulin Canyon Trail
Guaje Ridge Trail
Cabra Loop Trail

Water Sports:
Taos Mountain Outfitters, 114 South Plaza, Taos, NM 87571

Attractions:
Blanton Log House Historic Site
George Becker House Bunk House and Barn Historic Site
T D Buras Store Historic Site

Artwork:
LA, New Mexico 87544

State Parks
Pecos National Historical Park, New Mexico
Rio Grande Gorge State Park, New Mexico
Puye Cliff Dwellings National Historic Landmark, New Mexico
Red River State Fish Hatchery, New Mexico
Glorieta Battlefield National Historic Landmark, New Mexico

Nature Reserves
Latir Peak Wilderness
Dome Wilderness
Santa Fe National Forest

Gardens
Los Alamos Demo Garden

View Points
La Junta Point
Chawalauna Overlook
Tyuonyi Overlook

Closest Cities
Santa Fe, New Mexico

Regional Airports
Questa Muni Nr 2 Airport, New Mexico
Red River Heliport, New Mexico
Los Alamos Airport, New Mexico

Information Centers
Visitor Center
White Rock Tourist Information Center

Although its big, it doesn't seem that scenic. Maggie
Heron Lake is massive, good for family fun . Arnold

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Restaurants in the vicinity
Cliffview Restaurant
Elk Horn Cafe
Paisano's
Big G Restaurant
Viva Vera's Mexican Kitchen
Hotels in the vicinity
Stone House Lodge
Brazos Lodge & Rentals
Y Motel
Vista Del Rio Lodge
Little Creel Resort

 

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