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Rio Chama, New Mexico

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AW Class: I-II
Length: 25 miles
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 36.24
Longitude: -106.43001

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 36.04219
Longitude: -106.0869

Paddling Rivers Near Rio Chama, New Mexico:

   Rio Chama, Rio Arriba County, 13 miles away
      Class I-II - 25 miles long (Abiquiu Dam to confluence with Rio Grande)

   Rio Grande, Sandoval County, 17 miles away
      Class III - 24 miles long (Otowi Bridge to Cochiti Reservoir)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Known World Guide Service, Rio Arriba County, 20 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Rio Ojo Caliente, Rio Arriba County, 20 miles away
      Class I-II - 28 miles long (La Madera to confluence with Rio Chama)

   Whitewater Outfitter - New Wave Rafting, Rio Arriba County, 24 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Rio Santa Cruz, Santa Fe County, 26 miles away
      Class IV-V - 1 miles long (Cundiyo to Santa Cruz Reservoir)

Hotels near Rio Chama, New Mexico:

Holiday Inn Express & Suites LOS ALAMOS ENTRADA PARK, Los Alamos
14.8 miles away
Comfort Inn & Suites Los Alamos, Los Alamos
14.9 miles away
The Inn At The Delta, Espanola
14.9 miles away
Santa Claran Hotel, Espanola
15.6 miles away
Rodeway Inn Espanola, Espanola
16 miles away
Days Inn Espanola, Espanola
16.3 miles away
Hampton Inn - Suites Los Alamos, White Rock
17.8 miles away
Cities Of Gold Casino Hotel, Santa Fe
21.6 miles away
Hilton Santa Fe Buffalo Thunder, Santa Fe
24 miles away
Homewood Suites By Hilton Santa Fe-North, Santa Fe
24.1 miles away
Four Seasons Resort Santa Fe, Santa Fe
29.9 miles away
The Lodge At Santa Fe, Santa Fe
32.5 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.

Campgrounds near Rio Chama, New Mexico:

   Abiquiu Inn, Abiquiu, 3 miles away

   Riana, Canones, 13 miles away

   Eastgate - Sunrise RV Park, Los Alamos, 15 miles away

   Cottonwood RV Park, Espanola, 15 miles away

   Oh Kay RV Park, Espanola, 16 miles away

   Camp May, Los Alamos, 17 miles away

   White Rock City RV Park, Los Alamos, 18 miles away

Trails near Rio Chama, New Mexico:

   Highline Trail, Rio Arriba , 13 miles away

   Natural Arch Trail, Los Alamos , 14 miles away

Public Lands Near Rio Chama, New Mexico:

   Bandelier National Monument, Los Alamos - NM, 15 miles away

   Santa Fe National Historic Trail, Santa Fe - NM, 26 miles away

   Petroglyph National Monument, Albuquerque - NM, 64 miles away

   Carson National Forest, New Mexico, 29 miles away

   Santa Fe National Forest, New Mexico, 34 miles away

   Fenton Lake State Park, New Mexico, 35 miles away

   Hyde Memorial State Park, New Mexico, 37 miles away

Lakes Near Rio Chama, New Mexico:

   Los Alamos Reservoir, Los Alamos , 16 miles away

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