Old Raton Pass Base Camp Cabin with Loft Northern New Mexico Mountain Ranch on Colorado Border by RedAwning

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Smart TV, DVD player
Fridge, microwave, toaster, cookware/dishes/utensils
1 bedroom, Internet, bed sheets
1 bedroom, Internet, bed sheets

Overview of Old Raton Pass Base Camp Cabin with Loft Northern New Mexico Mountain Ranch on Colorado Border by RedAwning

Entire cabin

Old Raton Pass Base Camp Cabin with Loft Northern New Mexico Mountain Ranch on Colorado Border by RedAwning

10.0/10 Exceptional

Entire cabin

1 bedroom1 bathroomSleeps 4

Popular amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Pet friendly
  • Outdoor Space
  • Barbecue grill
Raton, NM

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationShuler Theater21 min drive
  • Popular LocationRaton Pass27 min drive
  • Popular LocationClimax Canyon Nature Trail35 min drive
  • AirportTrinidad, CO (TAD-Perry Stokes)45 min drive

Space details

1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, sleeps 4
700 sq ft
Bedroom 1
    1 queen bed
Common area
    2 twin/single beds
Bathroom 1

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire cabin to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Old Raton Pass Base Camp Cabin with Loft Northern New Mexico Mountain Ranch on Colorado Border by RedAwning

Cabin in Raton with patio

This property sits among 1500 acres ranging from an easy Interstate Highway I-25 access to the "remote" top of the Old Raton Pass Highway. This cabin sits at the top of the property on the Old Raton Pass; four-wheel drive required. One bedroom (queen), one bath with open loft (with 2 twin beds) newly built cabin. Kitchenette with microwave, refrigerator/freezer, keurig, double electric hot plate with cooking supplies, indoor ninja grill, DVD's, TV and internet (WiFi & cell phone signals, of course depending on your carrier some may be better than others). 

This property features mind-blowing views of 3 states, incredible hiking among the Native American ruins, fossils, rocks, plants and minerals of the high desert. From river beds and ponds, to mini-canyons, ravines and meadows, bird caves and many more hidden corners of the earth! Make some memories here and truly "get away". Every kind of wildlife lives on this property so have your camera handy: chipmunks, squirrel, turkey, bear, bobcat, cougar, elk, deer, fox, coyote, and tons of birds from magpies to western tanagers and yes a pair of eagles! Visit our personal website for pictures and history of the property at: halfmoonranchnewmexico.com

Just minuets from downtown Raton and Sugarite State Park with 3 lakes, camping, hiking, fishing and gorgeous views. Tour the foundations and trails of the old Sugarite mining town ruins.  Eighteen miles to Trinidad, 1 hour to Eagle's Nest, 1.5 hours to Taos and Red River. Two hours to Colorado Springs, 3 to Denver and Albuquerque. Excellent base-camp to explore the New Mexico and Colorado Rockies.

Although this property is approximately 2 miles from town, it is about a 20 min. drive up to the top. We want guests to get all they can out of their stay, so we recommend getting your supplies ahead of the scheduled check-in/meet-up. That being said, please plan on arriving as close to check in time as possible and most definitely before dark. We understand travel times may be difficult to plan but we want you to get the most our of your stay. If you need assistance to the property, you will need to arrive before dark. We expect to guide you to the location so as to not get lost. We will contact you for meet-up ahead of time.

Small selection of books, DVD's, outdoor games, fire pit, BBQ grill, picnic table.

*Please inquire about our other 2 properties in this town as well, if needed more space, etc. 4500 SF home (sleeps 12-14; close to the lake) and two bedroom completely remodeled farmhouse with full kitchen (sleeps 4; on same property).  All properties are within 2-3 miles of each other. 

**No off-roading currently available (ATV's, etc.). You may DRIVE on the marked routes only. Four-wheel drive required to get to this property. No smoking inside facilities and no hunting available. This property is in remote and extreme territory. Extreme caution must be taken seriously with regard to terrain, weather and wild animals for YOUR safety.

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Air-conditioned accommodations at this cabin offer DVD players. Rooms open to patios. Refrigerators and microwaves are provided.

Bathrooms include showers. Smart televisions are featured in guestrooms.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

RedAwning Vacation Rentals



Property amenities


  • Internet access

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Ice maker
  • Toaster


  • Dining table


  • 1 bedroom
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 1 bathroom
  • Shower
  • Towels provided


  • Smart TV
  • DVD player

Outdoor areas

  • Patio
  • Barbecue grill


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • Pet friendly


  • Smoke-free property

Things to do

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Hiking nearby
  • Fishing nearby


  • Sleeps 4
  • Unit size: 700 sq ft (65 sq m)

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Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions


Pets allowed
Note from host: Pet friendly property. Fee may apply.

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

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About this area


This cabin is located in Raton. The Raton Museum and Shuler Theater are cultural highlights, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Raton Country Club and Golf Course and Trinidad Country Club. Fishing offers a great chance to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with hiking nearby.

What's nearby

  • The Raton Museum - 21 min drive
  • Shuler Theater - 21 min drive
  • Raton Country Club and Golf Course - 22 min drive
  • Raton Pass - 27 min drive
  • Climax Canyon Nature Trail - 35 min drive

Getting around

  • Raton Station - 32 min drive


  • Eva's Bakery - 21 min drive
  • La Cosina Cafe - 21 min drive
  • Mulligan's Restaurant & Bar - 21 min drive
  • Oasis Restaurant - 22 min drive

Frequently asked questions

Is Old Raton Pass Base Camp Cabin with Loft Northern New Mexico Mountain Ranch on Colorado Border by RedAwning pet-friendly?

Yes, pets are allowed at this property.

Where is Old Raton Pass Base Camp Cabin with Loft Northern New Mexico Mountain Ranch on Colorado Border by RedAwning located?

Situated in Raton, this cabin is within 9 mi (15 km) of The Raton Museum, Shuler Theater, and Raton Country Club and Golf Course. Climax Canyon Nature Trail is 7.9 mi (12.8 km) away.

Overall score and ratings



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10/10 Excellent

Kim M.
This is a great property, we enjoyed it very much.
Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2022

10/10 Excellent

Verified traveler
Great place for an outdoor adventure and wildlife viewing
Easy renting experience
Stayed 5 nights in Jul 2021