Best Santa Fe Day Hikes

View of Santa Fe's closest Alpine Lake. Nambe Lake.

Physical Distancing the Way Mother Nature Intended!   Santa Fe is close to so many beautiful, diverse places to get outside, on your own and away from others!  Hiking in and around Santa Fe and Northern New Mexico offers many different types of experiences from alpine lakes or classic western movie set desert canyons to Read More …

Santa Fe’s Best Short Hikes

Views from Sun Mountain Hiking Trail

    Physical Distancing the Way Mother Nature Intended!   One of the best parts of living in Northern New Mexico is the proximity to so many beautiful, diverse places to get outside away from others!  Hiking in an around Santa Fe offers many different types of experiences from alpine lakes or classic western movie Read More …

Cranberry Chess Pie: Easy Dessert Recipe

Cranberry Chess Pie

Our regular guests know that Friday is Pie-day at the Bear!  Guests at the Inn enjoy fresh house-baked treats daily in our living room. However, Friday is reserved for pies at our Santa Fe bed and breakfast.  A guest favorite is our Cranberry  Chess Pie with an all butter crust.  Buttermilk and cranberries make this Read More …

Your Spirits Guide to Santa Fe

Santa Fe Brewing Co. sampler close up

Desperate for a good drink? Thirsty guests can rejoice in our guide to Santa Fe’s top drinking spots — curated based on staff favorites and recommendations from none other than our very own Innkeepers here at Inn of the Turquoise Bear! You’ve come to the right place for a list of breweries, bars, tasting rooms, pubs, Read More …

The Best Place to Stay for a Santa Fe Ski Vacation this Winter

Cute yong couple in ski gear holding a snowboard and skis surrounded by snow in Northern New Mexico

Where the high desert meets the Southern Rockies lies a magical place for a wonderful winter getaway. If you love to play in the snow, but you also appreciate good food and quiet comfort, then stay with us for a Santa Fe ski vacation that offers it all. You’ll be surrounded by ultimate coziness which Read More …

Our Guide to This Year’s Holiday Events in Santa Fe

Santa Fe Christmas Events - See the Farolitos

Whether you’re in search of sunny skies or festive ambiance, Santa Fe is a prime destination during the holidays. Outdoor adventures, fine dining, holiday shopping and entertaining events all await in this vibrant Southwestern city. With so many Santa Fe Christmas events, there’s sure to be something to please everyone. Santa Fe Holiday Shopping   Read More …

All Things Fall: 3 Perfect Days in Santa Fe

Fall in Santa Fe

As fall arrives, the golden aspen leaves paint the hills a glowing shade of gold, and the colors are as crisp as the cool autumn air. Admiring the stunning foliage is just the start of the many experiences waiting for you in Santa Fe this season. We have handcrafted this 3-day itinerary, so you can Read More …

Adventures With Flo: The Jemez Mountain Trail National Scenic Byway

Innkeeper's motorcycle near Jemez

  One of eight official “byways” in New Mexico, the Jemez Mountain Trail National Scenic Byway is chock full of scenic vistas, natural beauty, cultural and historic sites. This 160-mile loop from Santa Fe accommodates most vehicles, with nice roads and offers a convenient and rewarding way to experience the best of Northern New Mexico—in Read More …

Explore the Great Outdoors in Santa Fe

Horseback Riding Outdoor Adventure in Santa Fe

Santa Fe is known for its year-round enjoyable weather with over 300 days of sunshine each year. The abundance of nature and gorgeous scenery make Santa Fe the perfect destination for anyone who appreciates nature or wants to get some fresh air. Regardless of the season, there are many outdoor activities for people of all Read More …

Santa Fe Foodie Tour Package

Santa Fe Foodie Tours

We pride ourselves on providing guests with fresh and innovative comfort food every morning for breakfast. To help our guests expand their culinary horizons during their visit, we have partnered with Wander New Mexico, Santa Fe School of Cooking, and local chefs to offer an immersive and authentic taste of Santa Fe. Book three or Read More …