River Rest

From $149 per night

2 Bedroom Cabin

Sleeps 4

Full Kitchen

Fireplace - wood burning

River Cabin

Pet Friendly

1 Queen Bed

1 Full Bed

Gas Furnace, window unit AC

Flatscreen Roku Smart TV

Gas grill (propane provided)



"River Rest" – Daily Rate 1-4 People: From $149 – Additional $75 cleaning fee per stay. Protect your investment with trip insurance

***Cleaning fees and other fees may differ when booking through a 3rd party website - including but not limited to: AirBnB, VRBO, Expedia, and Booking Dot Com. It is always best to book direct (our website or by phone 575-257-4311) to get the lowest price available.***


Amenities and Information: Free Wifi - River front cabin - Covered deck with table and chairs overlooking the Rio Ruidoso river - Gas BBQ Grill (propane provided) - Flat screen Roku TV - Streaming options - Washer/Dryer - cabin side parking - Winter access/accessibility: 3 steps up to cabin entrance – one level

Location: Historic Upper Canyon along the Rio Ruidoso - Fern Trail – 3 blocks from Mid-Town on a private cul-de-sac – Under the tall 100' Ponderosa Pine Trees - Rio Ruidoso River out your back door - 3 block walk to Mid-Town Ruidoso!


Welcome to "River Rest," where nature's melody and serenity converge in a harmonious symphony. This enchanting cabin takes its rightful place along the tranquil banks of the Rio Ruidoso, a gentle stream that not only provides a soothing backdrop but also offers the promise of a fresh catch for your dinner table.

Tucked away on a secluded cut de sac within a valley, "River Rest" boasts the privilege of being just below midtown Ruidoso, yet it feels like a world apart. As you step onto the covered back deck, the rhythmic sounds of the river create an instant haven of relaxation. Here, time slows down, and worries are swept away with the gentle currents, leaving only a sense of tranquility in their wake.

This cherished cabin is a proud and longstanding member of the UCLC community, a testament to the enduring quality and timeless appeal it holds. Amongst our esteemed guests, "River Rest" stands as a beloved favorite, cherished for the unique experience it offers.

Inside, a wood-burning fireplace forms the heart of the cabin, casting a warm, inviting glow that complements the natural beauty outside. Surrounded by the embrace of the Lincoln National Forest, "River Rest" is a sanctuary of serenity, inviting you to explore the wilderness and reconnect with the earth's beauty.

Yet, despite its serene seclusion, the cabin is but a few minutes away from the vibrant heart of midtown Ruidoso. It seamlessly bridges the gap between wilderness and convenience, offering a harmonious blend of both worlds.

In "River Rest," the essence of its name comes to life – a place where the river's gentle murmurs lull you into peaceful slumber, and the promise of a freshly caught dinner beckons from your doorstep. This cabin isn't just an escape; it's a haven of experiences, a cherished member of the UCLC family, and a sanctuary that whispers tales of nature's wonders to all who seek its embrace.

2 night minimum - Summer weekends may require 3 nights