Tag Archives: New Mexico

Chupacabra Desert Race in Gallup, NM 2012

The second annual Chupacabra Motocross and Desert Race was held in Gallup, NM on July 21 and 22, 2012. Dirt bike riders from all over converged on the small city of Gallup to compete in the race or to simply … Continue reading

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White Sands National Monument, NM

White Sands National Monument is a great day trip, located in sunny New Mexico, just 15 miles from Alamogordo, NM and 52 miles from Las Cruces, NM. White Sands is an absolutely amazing place to visit, it is the world’s … Continue reading

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The Las Cruces, NM – Farmers and Crafts Market

The Las Cruces Farmers and Crafts Market is ranked number one in New Mexico and eighth in the nation! Local farmers and craft artists congregate on the downtown mall, every Wednesday and Saturday morning. Take your time, wander up and … Continue reading

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Dripping Springs – Las Cruces, NM

Just a few miles outside of the dry desert surrounding Las Cruces, NM lies a whole different world, Dripping Springs Natural Area. ┬áLocated at the base of the Organ Mountains, about 11 miles East of Las Cruces, NM. Going east … Continue reading

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Gem & Mineral Show, Silver City, NM

The Grant County Rolling Stones Gem and Mineral Show is an annual event usually held on Labor Day. Rock hounds and rock vendors converge on the small mountain town of Silver City, NM to swap rock stories or maybe acquire … Continue reading

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The Cat Walk, Gila National Forest, New Mexico

The Catwalk National Scenic Trail is located about an hour north of Silver City, NM in the Gila National Forest. Coming from Silver City, take Highway 180 to the small town of Glenwood, then take Highway 174, the road ends … Continue reading

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