Pecos River Upper Dalton Trout Fishing Public Fishing Access

Pecos River Upper Dalton Trout Fishing Public Fishing Access

Pecos River trout fly fishing public access. Known locally as the Rio Pecos. Six miles north of Pecos, New Mexico on NM highway 63. Fishing, picnicking, hiking, camping and backpacking. The Pecos River originates in 20 miles northeast of Santa Fe, New Mexico and flows into Texas, emptying into the Rio Grande at Lake Amistad. […]

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Hiking Galesteo Basin Preserve Cottonwood Trailhead Wash

Hiking Galesteo Basin Preserve Cottonwood Trailhead Wash

Over more than 15 years, Commonweal Conservancy has constructed the largest publicly-accessible, privately-owned trail network in the American Southwest. The GBP trails gracefully traverse the savannah grasslands, sandstone ridge lines and arroyos of an iconic landscape in northern New Mexico. With support from donors to the $1.4M Stewardship. Campaign, an additional 22 miles of hiking, […]

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Hiking Galesteo Basin Preserve - Cottonwood Trailhead

Hiking Galesteo Basin Preserve – Cottonwood Trailhead

The Galisteo Basin Preserve is a conservation-based community development located 14 miles south of Santa Fe, New Mexico. Embracing nearly 10,000 acres of sculpted arroyos, craggy sandstone formations and vast savannah grasslands, the preserve is place of refuge and sustenance for wildlife and people. With more than 28 miles of publicly-accessible trails open to hikers, […]

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Hiking Santa Fe Rail Trail Seton Village Tunnel

Hiking Santa Fe Rail Trail Seton Village Tunnel

Seton Village is a National Historic Landmark District in a rural residential area south of Santa Fe in Santa Fe County, New Mexico. It encompasses a residential settlement and educational facility established in 1930 by Ernest Thompson Seton (1860-1946), an educator and conservationist best known as a founder of the Boy Scouts of America. The […]

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Colorado River Fireworks Laughlin, Nevada Christmas Night 2020 FZ2500

Colorado River Fireworks Laughlin, Nevada Christmas Night 2020

Christmas Night fireworks over the Colorado River. Bullhead City is a city located on the Colorado River in Mohave County, Arizona, United States, roughly 90 miles south of Las Vegas, Nevada, and directly across the Colorado River from Laughlin, Nevada, whose casinos and ancillary services supply much of the employment for Bullhead City. Bullhead City […]

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Hiking Trails in Valles Caldera - a book by Coco Rae

Hiking Trails in Valles Caldera – a book by Coco Rae

The first comprehensive trail guide to Valles Caldera National Preserve includes: Over two dozen trails with detailed descriptionsMaps, coordinates, and conditionsRecommendations for mountain bikersNeed-to-know Preserve regulationsWilderness safety and ethicsHistory of Valles Caldera National Preserve Valles Caldera National Preserve is nestled in the heart of the Jemez Mountains, 90 minutes northwest of Santa Fe, New Mexico. […]

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El Vado Lake State Park

El Vado Lake State Park July 14, 2020

2,100-acre to 3,200-acre lake in a spectacular setting on the Chama River at an altitude of close to 7,000 feet. Maximum depth is about 170 feet when full. Boaters can camp out overlooking the lake and at a number of scenic primitive sites on both the north penninsula and another on the west side of […]

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Heron Lake New Mexico

Heron Lake New Mexico

A picturesque lake set among the tall pines of northern New Mexico, Heron Lake has been designated a “quiet lake” where boats operate at no-wake speeds only, making it an excellent location for all types of paddle craft. Heron also has amazing sailing, cross-country skiing, and hiking. Heron is a fisherman’s paradise with record-size trout […]

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Cumbres & Toltec Narrow Guage Train Returning to Antonito Colorado July 16, 2020

Cumbres & Toltec Narrow Guage Railroad Train Returning to Antonito, Colorado July 16, 2020

Built in 1880 and little changed since, the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad is the finest and most spectacular example of steam era mountain railroading in North America. Its equipment, structures and vast landscape exist today as if frozen in the first half of the 20th century. USA Today readers voted Cumbres & Toltec Railroad […]

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Cerrito Recreation Area Abiquiu Lake - Abiquiu New Mexico

Cerrito Recreation Area Abiquiu Lake – Abiquiu New Mexico

Abiquiu Lake is the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Albuquerque District’s northern most flood control reservoir in the state of New Mexico. Abiquiu Lake sits placidly between the rugged Sangre de Cristo and San Juan Mountain ranges of northern New Mexico. At an elevation of 6,400 feet, the project rests comfortably within the Piñon Pine/Juniper […]

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Riana Campground Abiquiu Lake - Abiquiu New Mexico

Riana Campground Abiquiu Lake – Abiquiu New Mexico

The Riana Campground is located on a 150-foot rock bluff overlooking Abiquiu Lake at 6,400 feet above sea level. The Riana Campground hosts 54 campsites. A number of sites include electric hookups and water hookup, shelters, grills, lantern holders and tent pads. Other facilities include a play structure, showers, dump station, picnic and fishing areas. […]

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