Cabin Overview

Carson Cabin

Vacation Rental in Red River, New Mexico

Why this Red River, New Mexico Cabin?

Escape to the enchanting mountains of Red River, NM at Carson Cabin, a cozy mountainside retreat nestled in the Upper Red River Valley. Surrounded by the majestic Carson National Forest at 9,100 ft elevation, this charming cabin offers a peaceful and picturesque getaway just minutes from the town of Red River.

Your Mountain Experience

Whether you’re seeking adventure or relaxation, Carson Cabin is the perfect home base for all your mountain activities. Explore the endless opportunities for hiking, fishing, riding, and biking during the spring, summer, and fall months, or indulge in the best snow sports in the country during winter. If you prefer a more laid-back experience, simply sit back on the deck, sip your favorite cup of joe, and witness the breathtaking mountain sunrise. Book your unforgettable Red River, New Mexico cabin getaway today.

About this Cabin Vacation Rental

Mountain Cabin

  • Mountain view
  • Surrounded by trees


3 Bedrooms
(Sleeps 6)

Bear Room

  • 1 King bed
  • 1 Private bathroom

Trout Room

  • 1 King bed

Trail Room (upstairs)

  • 1 Queen bed


(2 Full Baths)

  • Hallway – tub/shower combo
  • Bear Room – stand-up shower


  • Kitchen (fully stocked)
  • Living Room
  • Wrap-around Deck
  • Fire Pit (when there are no fire restrictions)


About Carson Cabin

Carson Cabin has everything you need to enjoy a trip to the mountains. Words can’t describe how relaxing it is to wake up and gaze out the windows looking out at beautiful trees and mountains on the horizon.

This is a 3-bedroom / 2-bathroom mountainside home with a well-stocked kitchen and everything you need to cook for a family.

Carson Cabin’s living area provides a place to unwind and relax after a day of fishing, hiking, shopping, skiing or whatever adventure you find yourself enjoying. The living area is furnished with a sofa, recliner, and two accent chairs positioned around a rock fireplace. There is H-D Smart Roku TV with access to your favorite streaming shows, as well as a selection of family card/board games.

Carson Cabin’s kitchen is fully stocked and includes everything you need to cook for a family. It features a range cook-top and oven, dishwasher, microwave, pots, pans, blender, toaster, crockpot, coffee pot, coffee grinder, Keurig and much more! Whether you are fixing a light meal or a full family dinner, you will find everything you need! Sit down to eat at the kitchen nook dining table or the picnic table outside.

We have 3 private bedrooms, two downstairs and one upstairs. Each bed features blackout curtains and USB/chargers on each nightstand. Downstairs king bedrooms both have new Serta memory foam mattresses. The hall bathroom has a tub/shower combo and the suite in the Bear Room has a stand-up shower.

  • Bear Room – King suite with private bathroom
  • Trout Room – King
  • Hall bathroom – downstairs
  • Trail Room – Queen, upstairs

Carson Cabin comes equipped with a washer/dryer center for your convenience. Laundry detergent is not provided.

In addition to driveway parking, the circle drive provides enough space for 3-4 vehicles or a trailer carrying all your favorite mountain toys. During winter months, when there is snow or ice on the ground, the driveway should not be used for parking out of an abundance of caution.

NOTE: The last mile of the drive is via dirt roads. Cars and sedans will have no issues accessing the cabin during warm weather months. However, all-wheel or 4-wheel drive vehicles are needed during the winter (snow chains may be necessary in extreme conditions). Winter weather in New Mexico can be unpredictable, so please prepare accordingly. Please note that all-wheel or 4-wheel drive vehicles may also be needed at times during the spring (April to early May) when roads can become muddy due to the snow melting.


  • Front Deck – 4 Adirondack rocking chairs
  • Side Deck – Picnic dining table
  • Fire Pit (must follow local fire restrictions when in place)
  • Charcoal BBQ Grill

We supply toilet paper, paper towels, trash bags, dish soap, dishwasher pods (starter set), hand soap, K-Cups (starter set), coffee filters, linens and bath towels, and kitchen cookware.

Hosts are available 24 hours a day to answer questions and assist but will not bother you during your stay.

Security cameras (video only) that monitor exterior windows and doors of the property. Please DO NOT cover or tamper with the cameras. They provide added security for the safety of our guests and allow us to monitor access for the cleaning crew and necessary maintenance crews (septic, propane, etc).

Carson Cabin is also equipped with a whole home generator for added peace of mind.

Breaking any of these House Rules is a breach of the Terms and Conditions of occupancy and will result in loss of security deposit and any additional fees.

  1. Have FUN and enjoy your stay!
  2. Maximum occupancy is 6 individuals, no unregistered guests are allowed
  3. The following are strictly prohibited:
    • Smoking of any kind anywhere on the property
    • Pets
    • Parties, events, and large gatherings
    • Disturbing neighbors and/or neighboring properties
    • Flushing anything other than toilet paper
    • Putting food or other waste in the kitchen sink drain
    • Parking in the driveway when there is snow or ice on the ground
    • Burning provided cut firewood (stacked near the cabin) in the outdoor fire pit
  4. Guests are responsible for:
    • Safety and security of children at all times
    • Disposing of garbage in designated brown dumpsters in town
    • Only using firewood and fire starters in the fireplace
    • Safely grilling in the designated location on the southside of the driveway
    • Utilizing the designated fire ring for campfires
    • Obeying local fire restrictions
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What We Offer

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Mountain View

Backs up to the Carson National Forest and features views of  the mountains across the Upper Red River Valley.

Fully Stocked Kitchen for Cooking

Fully Stocked Kitchen

Stocked and equipped with everything you need to prepare your favorite mountain meals.

Firewood Provided

Firewood Provided

There is always plenty of wood to keep the warmth of a cozy fire burning in the living room fireplace.

Fast Internet Wi-Fi

Fast Internet

High-Speed Wi-Fi internet provides a  reliably fast connection so that you won't miss your favorite Netflix show.

Trailer Parking

Trailer Parking

In addition to driveway parking, the circle drive provides enough space for 3-4 vehicles or a trailer carrying all your favorite mountain toys.

Outdoor Grilling Space

Outdoor Grilling

Charcoal BBQ grill and grilling tools are provided because everything tastes better when cooked over an open flame.


What Guests are Saying

“Perfect family cabin”

This cabin was just what we needed for our family. We enjoyed the fireplace and comfy living room furniture.

Tara R.

“Great location”

“…located in a great spot between town and access to other outdoor activities and trails.”

Danny O.

“Beautiful cabin…”

The cabin was very comfortable! Kitchen is very well stocked! Outside of town which makes it very peaceful!

Debbie W.

“Quiet and relaxing”

“It was quiet and relaxing, you can hear the river from the outdoor area. The kitchen was well stocked with everything you could need.”

Lena M.


Carson Cabin is a prime Red River, NM lodging accommodation. Located in Upper Red River, which is surrounded by the Carson National Forest, but still only minutes from the town of Red River.