At an altitude of 8,750 feet, Red River is four square miles of valley located in the Southern Rocky Mountains. Red River has become a western tradition for countless returning families. Perhaps you visited Red River as a child for the first time and have fond memories of vacationing with your family. Red River is a down home family-oriented western town with a refreshing and unspoiled mountain atmosphere. Boasting four seasons of fun, Red River offers exciting activities including hiking, skiing, snowmobiling, horseback riding, jeep tours, shopping and lake fishing.
Red River is the "Ski Town of the Southwest." At 10,350 ft., Black Mountain rises directly from the town. The mountain, a short stroll from 90% of the lodges and restaurants, provides 57 runs and 7 lifts. Red River has 43 hotels and rental services with a wide variety of lodging choices. Choose from rustic log cabins to stylish condominiums offering all the amenities of home. There are 16 restaurants in Red River, from family style dining, to authentic western steak houses and BBQ's. But no matter where you dine, the food in Red River just tastes better. Shopping is a delight with more than 25 retail stores in town. There are sport shops with the latest clothing styles and equipment, and old time novelty shops that are fun for the kids. And of course Red River has a wide variety of southwestern style jewelry and art.
Red River Town Map
Red River Vacation Guide - Summer 2009