East Fork Gorge

Description: East Fork Gorg lo                    Description: East Fork Gorge lo

This falls above is about 20 feet high                               Red River’s East Fork Gorge is Watershow city…!!!


beta facts:

name- East Fork Gorge

height- the highest single drop is maybe 20’, but falls and cascades are continuous and solid white

elevation- 10,200’

GPS coordinates- ±36°34.811’N 105°22.021’W

flow- a large mountain stream

season- mid-May thru October

accommodations- none

ownership- Carson National Forest

access- 1 mile on trail 56 and ˝ mile south on the abandon ditch, then ˝ mile of mild bushwhacking

nearest town- Red River is about 10 miles north of here

fun fact- powerful whitewater


essay bro

After a strong mile up East Fork Trail #56 you will need to veer to the right and follow the old abandon ditch south for a half-mile.  When the ditch reaches the East Fork Red River hike up stream another half-mile to the roaring whitewater of the “East Fork Gorge.”


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