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El Camino Real De Los Tejas National Historic Trail Park

1 Activites Phone: (505)-988-6098 Email: lodi_administration@nps.gov Distance: 9.01 miles

Come on a journey that will carry you through 300 years of Louisiana and Texas frontier settlement and development on a Spanish colonial "royal road" that originally extended to Mexico City, Mexico.

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El Camino Real De Tierra Adentro National Historic Trail Park

2 Activites Email: LODI_Administration@nps.gov Distance: 9.01 miles

Take a journey on El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro National Historic Trail to savor 300 years of heritage and culture in the Southwest. This Spanish colonial "royal road" in New Mexico and Texas originally extended to Mexico City, Mexico.

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Old Spanish National Historic Trail Park

5 Activites Email: LODI_Administration@nps.gov Distance: 9.01 miles

Follow the routes of mule pack trains across the Southwest on the Old Spanish National Historic Trail between Santa Fe, New Mexico, and Los Angeles, California. New Mexican traders moved locally produced merchandise across what are now six states to exchange for mules and horses.

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Santa Fe National Historic Trail Park

6 Activites Email: lodi_administration@nps.gov Distance: 9.01 miles

You can almost hear the whoops and cries of "All's set!" as trail hands hitched their oxen to freight wagons carrying cargo between western Missouri and Santa Fe, New Mexico. Follow the Santa Fe National Historic Trail through five states and you'll find adventure and evidence of past travelers who made this remarkable trip before you!

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Trail Of Tears National Historic Trail Park

3 Activites Email: LODI_Administration@nps.gov Distance: 9.01 miles

Remember and commemorate the survival of the Cherokee people, forcefully removed from their homelands in Georgia, Alabama, and Tennessee to live in Indian Territory, now Oklahoma. They traveled by foot, horse, wagon, or steamboat in 1838-1839.

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Nambe Falls Reservoir National Park

5 Activites Phone: (505)-248-5357 Email: rford@uc.usbr.gov Distance: 9.44 miles

Nambe Falls Dam and Reservoir are on the Rio Nambe 25 miles north of Santa Fe, NM are features of the San Juan - Chama Project. Recreation at Nambe Falls is managed by the Nambe Pueblo under agreement with the Bureau of Reclamation. The Pueblo can be reached at (505) 455-2036. Usually closed mid-November to mid-March. Fee area. Roads good to fair in recreation area. Goods and services at ran...

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Pecos National Historical Park

Rank: 298 3 Activites Email: peco_visitor_information@nps.gov Distance: 16.65 miles

In the midst of piñon, juniper, and ponderosa pine woodlands in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains not far from Santa Fe, the remains of Indian pueblos stand as meaningful reminders of people who once prevailed here. Now a national historical park demonstrates to modern visitors the cultural exchange and geographic facets central to the rich history of the Pecos Valley.

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Santa Fe National Forest Park

8 Activites Email: sfnfpao@fs.fed.us Distance: 17.11 miles

Rising from deserts, meadows and grasslands, the mesas, canyons and peaks of the Santa Fe National Forest are a place for re-creation. Whether gathering of families or gathering pinon nuts and firewood, the forest is a "querencia" - a special place. The past meets the present in this environment where year-round day-use, water focused recreation and trail opportunities offer a refuge of cool mount...

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Santa Cruz Lake Recreation Area National Park

8 Activites Phone: (575)-758-8851 Email: ttorres@blm.gov Distance: 20.34 miles

Thirty miles north of Santa Fe, NM , the snow-fed waters of the Rio del Medio and the Rio Frijoles begin a 2,000-mile journey and a 7,000-foot descent to the Gulf of Mexico. For a time they gather at Santa Cruz Lake at the base of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains near Chimayo, behind the 125-foot Santa Cruz Dam. Built in 1929 by the Santa Cruz Irrigation District, the dam is 535 feet across and ...

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Galisteo Dam National Park

2 Activites Phone: (505)-465-0307 Distance: 21.76 miles

To get to Galisteo Dam, it is necessary to drive through lands belonging to Santo Domingo Pueblo Indian Reservation. Please observe and obey all Pueblo regulations. Do not trespass on lands closed to the public. Galisteo Dam, administered by the Cochiti Lake Project Office, is a dry reservoir, except for limited storage during runoffs. From Santa Fe, 23 mi S on I-25, to exit 264, 5 mi E on project...

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Northern Rio Grande National Heritage Area Park

Phone: (505)-753-0937 Email: riograndenha@windstream.net Distance: 22.53 miles

Stretching from Albuquerque to the Colorado border, the heritage area includes Santa Fe, Rio Arriba, and Taos counties. It encompasses a mosaic of cultures, including the Jicarilla Apache, eight Pueblo tribes, and the descendants of Spanish colonists who settled in the area beginning in 1598—a generation before the Mayflower landed at Plymouth Rock.

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Bandelier Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 22.58 miles

The Bandelier Wilderness now contains a total of 23,267 acres and is managed by the National Park Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of New Mexico. In 1976 the Bandelier Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age ...

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Pecos Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 22.60 miles

The Pecos Wilderness now contains a total of 223,333 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of New Mexico. In 1964 the Pecos Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...increas...

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Cochiti Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (505)-465-0307 Distance: 22.63 miles

Cochiti Lake is located within the boundaries of the Pueblo de Cochiti Indian Reservation. Please observe and obey all Pueblo regulations. Do not trespass on lands closed to the public. Cochiti Lake is on the Rio Grande, about half way between Santa Fe and Albuquerque. Cochiti Dam is one of the ten largest earthfill dams in the US. It is one of the four units for flood and sediment control on the ...

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Bandelier National Monument Park

Rank: 209 4 Activites Email: BAND_Visitor_Center@nps.gov Distance: 23.63 miles

Bandelier National Monument protects over 33,000 acres of rugged but beautiful canyon and mesa country as well as evidence of a human presence here going back over 11,000 years. Petroglyphs, dwellings carved into the soft rock cliffs, and standing masonry walls pay tribute to the early days of a culture that still survives in the surrounding communities.

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Dome Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 24.61 miles

The Dome Wilderness now contains a total of 5,200 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of New Mexico. In 1980 the Dome Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...increasing ...

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Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument Park

1 Activites Phone: (505)-761-8700 Email: irandall@blm.gov Distance: 27.21 miles

In north-central New Mexico, between Albuquerque and Santa Fe, lies the unique geological area known as Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks. Kasha-Katuwe or white cliffs in Keresan the traditional language for the Pueblo de Cochitiis an area that features large, tent-shaped rocks that hug the steep cliffs of Peralta Canyon. These rocks were created by the powerful forces of vulcanism and erosion, which have ...

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Jemez Canyon Dam National Park

2 Activites Phone: (505)-465-0307 Distance: 39.77 miles

Jemez Canyon Dam, is located within the boundaries of the Santa Ana Pueblo Indian Reservation. Please observe and obey all Pueblo regulations. Do not trespass on lands closed to the public. Jemez Canyon Dam, administered by the Cochiti Lake Project Office, is a small reservoir with picnic and overlook facilities. There is no access to the water. It is located approximately 15 mi form I-25 to exit ...

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Valles Caldera National Preserve Park

6 Activites Phone: (505)-661-3333 Email: info@vallescaldera.gov Distance: 42.60 miles

The Valles Caldera National Preserve was a private ranch until 2000, when Congress created it from a well-known ranch known as "the Baca Ranch" in New Mexico's volcanic Jemez Mountain Range. This 89,000 acre property is situated inside a collapsed crater. Studded with eruptive domes and featuring Redondo Peak (11,254 feet), this old ranch property is now being developed to explore a new way of man...

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Las Vegas National Wildlife Refuge Park

4 Activites Phone: (505)-425-3581 Email: null Distance: 44.16 miles

With the Rocky Mountains to the west, the Great Plains to the east, and the Chihuahuan Desert to the south, Las Vegas National Wildlife Refuge encompasses a diversity of habitats. Located along the Central Flyway, the Refuge provides an important resting, feeding, and wintering area for migrating geese, ducks, and cranes. Las Vegas NWR rests on a plateau in the foothills with the Rocy Mounta...

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Jemez Mountain Trail National Park

1 Activites Phone: 575867 Email: sc-tour@swcp.com Distance: 44.49 miles

Jemez Mountain Trail takes you through time and past amazing geological formations, ancient Indian ruins, and an Indian pueblo. The area is rich in logging, mining, and ranching heritage. Sites include Jemez State Monument, Bandelier National Monument, Soda Dam, Cabezon, Battleship Rock, and the Spence and Jemez Mountain Hot Springs.

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Sandia Mountain Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 45.18 miles

The Sandia Mountain Wilderness now contains a total of 37,877 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of New Mexico. In 1978 the Sandia Mountain Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an...

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Orilla Verde Recreation Area National Park

8 Activites Phone: (575)-758-8851 Email: ttorres@blm.gov Distance: 46.27 miles

Orilla Verde Recreation Area, nestled along the banks of the Rio Grande, offers visitors a wide variety of recreational opportunities. All facilities are located along the Rio Grande within the steep-walled Rio Grande Gorge. Because of the dramatic changes in elevation and the diversity of plant life, Orilla Verde draws many species of animals, including raptors (such as eagles and hawks), songbir...

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Abiquiu Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (505)-685-4371 Distance: 47.12 miles

This 5,200 surface acre reservoir offers some of the finest fishing in northern New Mexico. Reptile fossils 200 million years old have been found in the area. The area includes a fine panoramic view of the Cerro Pedernal from the dam. It is surrounded by red sandstone formations on Hwy 84 and adjacent to historical Pedernal Mountain to the south on Hwy 96.

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El Camino Real National Park

Phone: (575)-854-3600 Email: info@caminorealheritage.org Distance: 47.20 miles

Cultures along El Camino Real De Tierra Adentro (The Royal Road of the Interior Land), are as diverse as its history and scenery. Pueblos reveal artisans crafting wares using centuries-old methods. The route, first traveled by Don Juan de Onate in 1598, provided news, supplies, and travel to the first capital of the New World.

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