One of the villages at the highest elevations between Santa Fe and Taos is Truchas. At over 8000 ft, it is colder and has more snow that it's lower elevation neighbors. And, with the elevation comes gorgeous moutain views. It is literally at the base of Truchas Peak and the road that goes through Truchas end up as Forest Service Roads that climb even higher than the village. If you make a sharp left turn as you come to Truchas from Santa Fe, you'll be on the High Road to Taos with some of the most beautiful scenery in the United States. Take your time, enjoy this wonderful scenic byway.
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