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La Llorona Park – Las Cruces, NM

La Llorona Park is a wonderful place to spend a lazy, sunny Las Cruces day. Located along the Eastern bank of the Rio Grande river at the Picacho Avenue bridge. The park is well laid out with nice concrete walkways, … Continue reading

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Burn Lake – Las Cruces, NM

Burn Lake is a small man-made lake, located at 1855 W. Amador in Las Cruces, New Mexico. Back in the 80’s it was a pretty nice place to go and catch a few, as it was stocked with trout in … Continue reading

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Leasburg Dam State Park – Las Cruces, NM

The Leasburg Dam State Park is a great place to go for a Sunday outing and only about 15 miles North of Las Cruces, New Mexico. When coming from Las Cruces, go North on I-25, take the Radium Springs exit … 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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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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