Best bird watching trails in Carson National Forest, New Mexico

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Explore the most popular bird watching trails in Carson National Forest with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
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#1 - Williams Lake Trail
Carson National Forest
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Length: 4 mi • Est. 1 h 36 m
#2 - Middle Fork Lake Trail
Carson National Forest
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Length: 4.3 mi • Est. 2 h 34 m
#3 - Lost Lake Trail
Carson National Forest
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Length: 11.2 mi • Est. 5 h 30 m
An incredible trail with fantastic views!Show more
#4 - Devisadero Peak Trail
Carson National Forest
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Length: 4.9 mi • Est. 2 h 54 m
Devisadero Trail offers sweeping views of the valley below. There are sections that are quite technical, and some that are smooth and fast. If you ride Devisadero, you are going to climb climb climb! Show more
#5 - Elliot Barker Trail
Carson National Forest
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Length: 7.6 mi • Est. 3 h 57 m
#6 - Serpent Lake Trail
Carson National Forest
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Length: 6.8 mi • Est. 3 h 50 m
As of June 01, 2020, users have reported that Jacks Creek campground is currently closed at Cowles parking lot. Please consult the park's website before visiting.Show more
#7 - Goose Creek Trail #65
Carson National Forest
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Length: 11.7 mi • Est. 6 h 55 m
#8 - Rim Vista Trail
Carson National Forest
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Length: 5.8 mi • Est. 3 h 13 m
#9 - Horseshoe Lake Trail
Carson National Forest
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Length: 12.4 mi • Est. 7 h 15 m
#10 - San Leonardo Lakes Trail
Carson National Forest
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Length: 8 mi • Est. 4 h 52 m
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