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The building and grounds of Bosque Redondo Memorial at Fort Sumner Historic Site. Photo by Tira Howard.

7 New Mexico Historic Sites — Embrace the stories that make New Mexico

New Mexico is a sprawling land, matched only by the range of its history and cultures. Spanning nearly 122,000 square…
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New Mexico has long been the place for all things space, starting with early Native Americans who tracked the stars…
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People leaping near mountain lake - Silver City, New Mexico

New Mexico Road Trip | Silver City

Silver City is just the place to visit in the heat of summer. Almost 1,000 feet higher in elevation than…
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Very Large Array (VLA) during the day.

Explore New Mexico’s Very Large Array (VLA)

It seems prefacing anything with the words “very large,” provides an element of unmatched intrigue that must be explored! The…
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formations at Carlsbad Caverns

James White and Carlsbad Caverns

“I want to be a cowboy.” That’s how 10-year-old James White (credited with being the first man to explore Carlsbad…
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Arboretum tour at festival of the cranes

Festival of the Cranes: Immerse Yourself in Nature

The evening air is crisp as the colors of sunset spread across the horizon in red, purple, pink, orange, and…
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Divers at Balmorhea State Park, Tx

Scuba Diving in New Mexico and Texas

When you think of the desert, scuba diving likely doesn’t come to mind. But not only can you scuba dive…
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RockHound RoundUp in Deming, NM

RockHound RoundUp | Deming Gem and Mineral Show

There’s no question that Deming, New Mexico, offers plenty to see and do. Expansive open spaces including nearby state parks…
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Las Vegas NWR Rio Mora Overlook view.

New Mexico Road Trips | National Wildlife Refuges

Did you know that out of 568 National Wildlife Refuges managed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), New…
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Woman on horseback near Deming, New Mexico

Deming: Discover Adventure in Wide-open Spaces 

When you are ready for some fresh air, beautiful skies, and award-winning wines, Deming in Southern New Mexico is the…
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Sparky's restaurant in Hatch, New Mexico

New Mexico Road Trips | Books to Help Us Get Back on the Road

Ready to hit the road and start exploring New Mexico again? Me, too! But after a year of mostly staying…
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Couple kayaking at Grindstone Lake

New Mexico Road Trip | Ruidoso

Take a road trip to Southern New Mexico's Sierra Blanca Mountains surrounded by the Lincoln National Forest and explore the…
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