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Valle Escondido, New Mexico

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Welcome to Valle Escondido ...

Valle Escondido is located in Taos County<1>.

Valle Escondido is 8,500 feet [2,591 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Valle Escondido is about 1½ mile [or ~2½ km] above sea level.

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

Valle Escondido is within the (575) area code.

Communities Also Named Valle Escondido ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Valle Escondido - it's located in Texas.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Valle Escondido.

Communities near Valle Escondido ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Valle Escondido.

  • Taos [Taos County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taos
    • Taos [Taos County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of Valle Escondido
    • 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 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the east of Valle Escondido
    • 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]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eagle Nest
    • Eagle Nest [Colfax County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Valle Escondido
    • 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 Valle Escondido
    • 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) ...
    • Shady Brook [Taos County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shady Brook
      • Shady Brook [Taos County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the west of Valle Escondido
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shady Brook
    • Taos Pueblo [Taos County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taos Pueblo
      • Taos Pueblo [Taos County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Valle Escondido
      • 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
    • Canon [Taos County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Canon
      • Canon [Taos County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the west of Valle Escondido
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canon
    • Lakeview Pines [Colfax County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakeview Pines
      • Lakeview Pines [Colfax County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Valle Escondido
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakeview Pines
    • El Prado [Taos County]
    • Ranchito [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 Valle Escondido. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Valle Escondido.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Valle Escondido. 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 Valle Escondido.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Valle Escondido ...

Looking for more information about Valle Escondido? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Valle Escondido, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Valle Escondido.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of New Mexico

About Taos County

About New Mexico

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Valle Escondido. 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 Valle Escondido - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Valle Escondido) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Valle Escondido. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Valle EscondidoOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Valle Escondido. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.3672, Longitude: -105.3815    
<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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