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  • Desert Botanical Garden
    Top 10 Things to Do in Phoenix, Arizona
    December 2, 2016, 1 Comment

    For more than 1,000 years, the Hohokam peoples occupied the land that would become Phoenix and The Valley of the Sun. These amazing people created 135 miles of irrigation canals, […]

  • nwarcheology
    New Mexico’s First Early Inhabitants
    November 28, 2016, Comments Off on New Mexico’s First Early Inhabitants

    As far back as 12,000 years ago, New Mexico drew early humans to its lands and bounty. Though the landscape changed radically over the years, the evidence of their presence […]

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    Utah Fun Facts
    November 24, 2016, Comments Off on Utah Fun Facts

    Utah has a unique history when many memorable moments. It was first explored on behalf of Spain by Franciscan friars Escalante and Dominguez in 1776. In 1824 the famous American […]

  • Baby Doe Tabor
    Baby Doe and the Matchless Mine
    November 20, 2016, Comments Off on Baby Doe and the Matchless Mine

    During Colorado’s halcyon days, when gold and silver poured from the mountains, there was no greater triumph and no greater fall than that of Horace Austin Warner (“Haw”) Tabor, Augusta […]

  • elephantbuttelake
    Elephant Lake and Elephant Lake State Park
    November 16, 2016, Comments Off on Elephant Lake and Elephant Lake State Park

    Located in the lower Rio Grande Valley in New Mexico, Elephant Butte Lake State Park is the state’s largest and most popular park. The 40-mile-long reservoir offers all sort of […]

  • urraca_mesa
    Urraca Mesa: A Gateway to the Demon Realm
    October 30, 2016, Comments Off on Urraca Mesa: A Gateway to the Demon Realm

    Located on the property of Philmont Scout Ranch in Northeast New Mexico is a place called Urraca Mesa. It is known for the highest number of lightning strikes per year […]

  • tombstones
    Haunted Tombstone, Arizona
    October 25, 2016, Comments Off on Haunted Tombstone, Arizona

    Tombstone, Arizona, may be one of the most haunted cities in the country. That’s not surprising considering it proudly held the title as one of the most violent towns in […]

  • La Caverna del Oro - Gold
    La Caverna del Oro
    October 15, 2016, Comments Off on La Caverna del Oro

    La Caverna del Oro or The Cavern of Gold is the story of a legendary lost gold mine somewhere above 13,000 feet, perhaps located on Marble Mountain in Colorado just […]

  • Aspen Trees
    Fall Color in the Southwest
    October 9, 2016, 1 Comment

    When you visit the Southwest U.S., wherever there are mountains, so you will find Aspen gold (at least in the Fall). During the winter months, the bare Aspen trees with […]

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