The Underground Caves In New Mexico That Make You Feel Like You’ve Been Transported To A Different World
Visiting other worlds has always been a fascinating concept in science fiction, especially when these imagined places look so bizarre. We still may be pretty far from being able to visit whatever alien planets exist within and outside our galaxy but you don’t have to travel far to find a place that feels otherworldly.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
El Malpais National Monument is located approximately 35 minutes from Grants via NM Highway 53. You can find details about visiting the monument by visiting the National Park Service website.
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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