• Bird Watching

    Bird Watching

    Birding Northeastern New Mexico offers a backdrop of breathtaking scenery and diverse habitat. Northeastern New Mexico is home to over 400 species of birds. New Mexico Bird Finding Guide states San Miguel County, "has perhaps the greatest habitat and species diversity of any county in northeastern New Mexico." The Pecos Read More
  • Fishing

    Fishing

    or purposes of the Pecos National Historical Park fishing program, three miles of the Pecos River are divided into three sections or "beats." This approach offers anglers roughly one mile on the Pecos River to fish with up to two other people for the day. Two beats (for up to Read More
  • Pecos National Historic Park

    Pecos National Historic Park

    Gateway to the Plains In the midst of piñon, juniper, and ponderosa pine woodlands in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains not far from Santa Fe, the remains of an Indian pueblo stand as a meaningful reminder of a people who once prevailed here. Now a national historical park demonstrates to Read More
  • Pecos Wilderness

    Pecos Wilderness

    The Pecos Wilderness is a protected wilderness area within the Santa Fe National Forest and Carson National Forest. The Pecos Wilderness lies within the Camino Real Ranger District of the Carson National Forest, and the Pecos Ranger District and Espanola Ranger District of the Santa Fe National Forest. The Pecos Read More
  • Pecos Skies

    Pecos Skies

    Pecos New Mexico has some of the most brilliant and awe-inspiring sunrises and sunsets you may ever experience! Read More
  • Santa Fe

    Santa Fe

    Santa Fe (Tewa: Ogha Po'oge, Navajo: Yootó) is the capital of New Mexico. Santa Fe is also the oldest capital city in the United States. Santa Fe (meaning “holy faith” in Spanish) had a population of 69,204 in 2012. The city’s full name when founded was La Villa Real de Read More
  • Santa Fe National Forest

    Santa Fe National Forest

    The Santa Fe National Forest is a protected national forest in northern New Mexico in the Southwestern United States. It was established in 1915 and covers 1,558,452 acres (6,306.83 km2). Elevations range from 5,300 feet (1600 m) to 13,103 feet (4000 m) at the summit of Truchas Peak, located within Read More
  • Old Route 66

    Old Route 66

    U.S. Route 66 (US 66 or Route 66), also known as the Will Rogers Highway and colloquially known as the Main Street of America or the Mother Road, was one of the original highways within the U.S. Highway System. Route 66 was established on November 11, 1926—with road signs erected Read More
  • Pecos, New Mexico

    Pecos, New Mexico

    Sometimes the best journey starts when you slow down. Sometimes you hear more in a quiet place. Have a high point in your life down in the valleys. Reach down deep inside yourself up on the ridge tops. Pecos is for people who want to explore the simpler, purer path. Read More
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