El Meson Lodge

2667 South Hwy 84/64, Chama, New Mexico, 87520, United States | Lodge
Searching for availability...
*Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.
 

Travel Blogs from Chama

Harley ride to Chama, New Mexico.

A travel blog entry by aley48 on Jul 26, 2014

12 comments, 28 photos

... maybe even over a billion – they were possibly the most abundant mammal in North America.
Prairie dogs are very susceptible to bubonic plague and many wild colonies have been wiped out by it. The largest recorded prairie dog' town' covered some 25,000 square miles (65,000 square kilometers). That Texas town was home to perhaps four hundred million prairie dogs. Had a great ride south but cold coming home with solid rain for the last 20 miles. A great weekend....
...

Ride into New Mexico

A travel blog entry by aley48 on Sep 08, 2013

10 photos

... It is the remaining 64 mile portion of the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad's San Juan Extension built in the 1880s between Alamosa, CO and Durango, CO. The route was abandoned in the late 1960s and the tracks from Chama westward to Durango were torn up soon afterwards.
...

A Sure Thing

A travel blog entry by patry on May 24, 2013

1 comment, 12 photos

We went back and forth about staying in either Albuquerque or Santa Fe. They are only an hour apart and since we have so many miles to cover we didn't want to stay in both cities. We decided we would spend half a day in the city we didn't stay in so we could at least see a little bit of it.

We loved our time in Albuquerque but after seeing Santa Fe we wished we had much more time ...

Fall colors and steam

A travel blog entry by wheelerlj on Oct 06, 2012

37 photos

... the truck and drove across the street, where we could have a good view of the train as it came by. We snapped some pictures there and down the road a couple of miles, where we could see it from a short distance, then headed back to the campground to pack up the camper and hit the road.

Camper in tow, we drove the 49 miles on route 17 to Chama, New Mexico. The tracks don't go anywhere near the road again until a spot called Los Pinos, about ...

Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railway

A travel blog entry by friesendm on Jul 26, 2012

1 photo

I dropped Scott off in Chama, New Mexico this morning. He's checking out our ride on the Cumbres & Toltec Railway between Chama and Antonito, Colorado, where I'm now waiting for him to arrive. For the first hour of the journey, I tracked its progress by driving along the highway that parallels the tracks.
...

Location

This lodge, located on 2667 South Hwy 84/64, Chama, is near Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad.
Map this lodge
       

    TripAdvisor Reviews El Meson Lodge Chama

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent