The nearest major airport with flights into New Mexico is the Albuquerque International Airport
, 135 miles south of Taos. From Albuquerque, car rentals are available with major agencies. For more travel information, go to TAOS.org or use your favorite travel site.
Taos has a variety of lodging from Bed & Breakfast Inns, major hotels and motels as well as camping facilities. For full lodging reservations and information go to TAOS.org
. There are many other sites on the web to help you plan your trip to Taos so search and see what you find. The Kachina Lodge Best Western
has discount rates for all runners. They are located 100 meters from the start.
Temperatures at start average 50 to 60 F. By 10:00am the temperatures can reach 70 - 80 F. Low humidity. It is important to stay hydrated throughout your event.