Travelers are voting Santa Fe River as the best river in Santa Fe County. There are 2 rivers near Rio Rancho a city just 39 km from Santa Fe County and 2 rivers near Espanola which is 44 km distant. The most popular of these are Santa Fe River near Rio Rancho and Rio Pueblo de Taos in Espanola. You can find 14 rivers in New Mexico and 3913 rivers in the country of United States. Our members favorite in New Mexico is Red River and Mississippi River is the top pick in United States. Want more? Check out our map of rivers in Santa Fe County.