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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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Valles Caldera National Preserve

Valles Caldera National Preserve Jemez Springs, NM

About 1.25 million years ago, a spectacular volcanic eruption created the 13-mile wide circular depression now known as the Valles Caldera. The preserve is known for its huge mountain meadows, abundant wildlife, and meandering streams. The area also preserves the homeland of ancestral native peoples and embraces a rich ranching history. Visit Valles Caldera National […]

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