These 7 New Mexico Hiking Trails Lead To Some Incredible Pieces Of History
In case you didn’t already know, New Mexico is filled with some fascinating history. You’ll find ancient dwellings that date back at least 1,000 years, abandoned relics of the state’s territorial past, and even much older pieces of history that will take you back millions of years to the age of dinosaurs. If you want to explore of some of these but still want to get a bit of exercise, you’ll want to check out these fantastic hikes.
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Monica is a Diné (Navajo) freelance writer and photographer based in the Southwest. Born in Gallup and raised in Phoenix, she is Tódich'ii'nii (Bitter Water People) and Tsi'naajinii (Black Streak Wood People). Monica is a staff writer for Only In Your State, photo editor for The Mesa Legend, and previously a staff writer for The Navajo Post. You can reach her at [email protected]
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