New Mexico Is Home To A Massive Space Trail… And These Stops Top Our Short List
You’ve probably heard of New Mexico’s wine and chile trails—a collection of places you can easily visit to experience the state’s culinary facets—but did you know the Land of Enchantment is also home to an epic space trail?
A series of 52 historic sites make up this incredible trail where you can explore New Mexico’s contributions to astronomy, space travel, and more. Here are a few highlights you’ll want to make sure you add to your must-see list.
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/
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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