All posts in New Mexico

  • Acoma Pueblo, New Mexico
    July 3, 2016, 1 Comment

    Nearly 1,000 years ago, the Acoma people were being raided by their Apache and Navajo neighbors, particularly during harvest time or to take women and children for slaves. The Acoma […]

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    Top 10 Things to do in New Mexico
    June 1, 2016, Comments Off on Top 10 Things to do in New Mexico

    New Mexico, the “land of enchantment,” lives up to its reputation for beautiful locations and great things to see and do. From mountains to deserts, sand dunes to snow capped […]

  • Rio Grande Nature Center State Park
    March 26, 2016, Comments Off on Rio Grande Nature Center State Park

    Located on the central Rio Grande River flyway, in Albuquerque, New Mexico, the Rio Grande Nature Center State Park is a fun place to view the thousands of birds (dozens […]

  • Taos, New Mexico
    March 16, 2016, 1 Comment

    Taos, New Mexico has been a popular stopping place, not just recently, but for over 6,000 years, thanks in part to the Rio Grande River. The Taos valley was created, […]

  • Taos Pueblo
    March 9, 2016, Comments Off on Taos Pueblo

    Taos Pueblo is the only living Native American community designated both a World Heritage Site by UNESCO and a National Historic Landmark. The multi-story adobe buildings have been continuously inhabited […]

  • Ski Santa Fe!
    February 2, 2016, Comments Off on Ski Santa Fe!

    Nestled in the stunning Sangre de Cristo (which means blood of Christ) Mountains just a few miles from Santa Fe, New Mexico, Ski Santa Fe is 660 acres and 72 […]

  • Oliver Lee Memorial State Park
    January 23, 2016, Comments Off on Oliver Lee Memorial State Park

    Set at the desert foot of the dramatic Sacramento Mountains, Oliver Lee Memorial State Park in New Mexico is a great place to camp during the Spring, Fall and Winter […]

  • El Morro National Monument
    January 10, 2016, Comments Off on El Morro National Monument

    In Spanish, it is called El Morro — the headland — because that is what is resembles, a headland rising above the desert rather than the ocean waves. In English, […]

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    Taos Ski Valley
    December 14, 2015, Comments Off on Taos Ski Valley

    Taos Ski Valley is one of the most popular places to ski in New Mexico! With more than 300 days of sunshine and over 300 inches of snow each winter, […]

  • Petroglyph National Monument
    October 12, 2015, 1 Comment

    Named for the Native American rock art (petroglyphs) that dot the park, Petroglyph National Monument is a rugged reminder of the ancient lava flows and volcanic activity that once rocked […]

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