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Welcome to Shady Brook ...

Shady Brook is located in Taos County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Shady Brook: Shady Brk.

Shady Brook is 7,880 feet [2,402 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Shady Brook is 1½ mile [or ~2½ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Shady Brook lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Shady Brook lies within the (575) area code.

Communities Also Named Shady Brook ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Shady Brook - they are located in Alabama, Kansas, New York, North Carolina, Utah and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Shady Brook.

Communities near Shady Brook ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Shady Brook.

  • Taos [Taos County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taos
    • Taos [Taos County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Shady Brook
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,872 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taos
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Taos<4>
  • Angel Fire [Colfax County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Angel Fire
    • Angel Fire [Colfax County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east of Shady Brook
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,070 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Angel Fire
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Angel Fire<4>
  • Eagle Nest [Colfax County]
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    • Eagle Nest [Colfax County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Shady Brook
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 251 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eagle Nest have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eagle Nest
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eagle Nest<4>
  • Taos Ski Valley [Taos County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taos Ski Valley
    • Taos Ski Valley [Taos County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the north of Shady Brook
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 76 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taos Ski Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taos Ski Valley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Taos Ski Valley<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Valle Escondido [Taos County]
    • Canon [Taos County]
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      • Canon [Taos County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the west of Shady Brook
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    • Taos Pueblo [Taos County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taos Pueblo
      • Taos Pueblo [Taos County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Shady Brook
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taos Pueblo have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taos Pueblo
    • El Prado [Taos County]
    • Ranchito [Taos County]
    • Ranchos de Taos [Taos County]

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Shady Brook. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Shady Brook.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Shady Brook. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Shady Brook.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Shady Brook. See our Newspapers Page for Shady Brook.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Shady Brook ...

Looking for more information about Shady Brook? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Shady Brook, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Shady Brook.

Cities, Towns and Villages of New Mexico

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Shady Brook. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of New Mexico: www.newmexico.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New Mexico's counties, including Taos, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Shady Brook - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Shady Brook) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Shady Brook. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Shady BrookOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Shady Brook. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.3695, Longitude: -105.4676    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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