History Left A Definite Mark At This One Fascinating Spot In New Mexico
Here in New Mexico, history surrounds us. Our state is home to some of the oldest places in the country, where residents of centuries past have left their mark on the landscape. This includes dozens of ancient sites, once home to the ancestors of today’s Indigenous peoples, and you can still see evidence of the lives they lived all across the land now known as New Mexico.
During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.
It is located about 40 miles west of Santa Fe via U.S. Route 84 and State Road 4. An entrance pass costs $25 per vehicle and is valid for seven days. For additional details about visiting the park, other sites to visit, and special events, visit the park’s website or Facebook page.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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