Taos is a town in the north-central region of New Mexico in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains and incorporated in 1934. Other nearby communities include Ranchos de Taos, Cañon, Taos Canyon, Ranchitos, El Prado, and Arroyo Seco. The town is close to Taos Pueblo, the Native American village and tribe from which it takes its name.

Beginning in 1899, artists began to settle in Taos; six formed the Taos Society of Artists in 1915. In time, the Taos art colony developed. Many paintings were made of local scenes, especially of Taos Pueblo and activities there, as the artists often modeled Native Americans from the pueblo in their paintings. Some of the artists’ studios have been preserved and may be viewed by visitors to Taos. These include the Ernest L. Blumenschein House, the Eanger Irving Couse House and Studio—Joseph Henry Sharp Studios, and the Nicolai Fechin house, all of which are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Influential later 20th-century Taos artists include R. C. Gorman and Agnes Martin.

The Taos valley, Rio Grande and Taos mountains provide many opportunities for recreation, such as fly fishing, horseback riding, golfing, hot air ballooning, llama trekking, rafting, mountain biking and more. In the winter many people come to Taos to ski. Wheeler Peak, at 13,161 feet, is the highest peak in New Mexico. The Taos area has four ski areas – Taos Ski Valley, Red River ski area, Sipapu (ski area) and Angel Fire ski area. Other winter activities include hot air ballooning, horseback riding, snow-shoeing, cross-country skiing, ice skating, ice fishing and snowmobiling.

Homes & Land for Sale in the Taos, New Mexico Area

3402 Highway 522

$11,500,000 - 10 BD/10 BA

70-Taos and Environ - Active

Sqft: 4324 - Acres: 6094.53

3402 Highway 522

$11,500,000 - 10 BD/10 BA

70-Taos and Environ - Active

Sqft: 3684 - Acres: 6094.53

Bull of the Woods Trail

$8,100,000

70-Taos and Environ - Active

Acres: 0

3402 Highway 522

$8,000,000 - 1 BD/2 BA

70-Taos and Environ - Active

Sqft: 1000 - Acres: 5433.6

Ranchitos Road

$3,500,000

70-Taos and Environ - Active

Acres: 0

450 La Posta Road

$3,386,000 - 8 BD/8 BA

70-Taos and Environ - Active

Sqft: 8416 - Acres: 8.09

198 Duval Rd.

$2,495,000 - 6 BD/5 BA

70-Taos and Environ - Active

Sqft: 6787 - Acres: 20

Mariposa Ranch of Taos

$2,450,000 - 4 BD/3 BA

70-Taos and Environ - Active

Sqft: 5600 - Acres: 23

450B La Posta

$2,100,000 - 4 BD/5 BA

70-Taos and Environ - Active

Sqft: 0 - Acres: 3.039

230 Ranchitos Road

$1,950,000 - 6 BD/7 BA

70-Taos and Environ - Active

Sqft: 6548 - Acres: 0.52

54 Sol Grande

$1,925,000 - 4 BD/5 BA

70-Taos and Environ - Active

Sqft: 6000 - Acres: 9.76

The Chambers Ranch

$1,850,000

70-Taos and Environ - Active

Acres: 2862

11 Turkey Springs Rd

$1,800,000 - 1 BD/3 BA

70-Taos and Environ - Active

Sqft: 0 - Acres: 30

452 La Posta

$1,700,000 - 3 BD/3 BA

70-Taos and Environ - Active

Sqft: 0 - Acres: 4.97

34 Snowshoe Road

$1,650,000 - 4 BD/4 BA

70-Taos and Environ - Active

Sqft: 3700 - Acres: 0.47

24070 Highway 64 W

$1,550,000 - 3 BD/3 BA

70-Taos and Environ - Active

Sqft: 4996 - Acres: 110.86

88 State Road 150

$1,400,000

70-Taos and Environ

Active

Calle Feliberto

$1,000,000 - 45.866 acres

70-Taos and Environ

Active

182 Duval Road

$995,000 - 3 BD/4 BA

70-Taos and Environ - Active

Sqft: 0 - Acres: 10.61

640 Don Nicolas

$975,000 - 6 BD/6 BA

70-Taos and Environ - Active

Sqft: 4000 - Acres: 4.418

720 Karavas Lane

$950,000

70-Taos and Environ

Active

910 Kit Carson Road

$895,000

70-Taos and Environ

Active

916 Camino Del Medio

$875,000 - 4 BD/4 BA

70-Taos and Environ - Active

Sqft: 0 - Acres: 32

Paseo del Pueblo Norte

$850,000

70-Taos and Environ

Active

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