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Winter Fisherman – Featured

If you look closely you’ll find the fisherman. This image was featured in “Images that Excite” on Fine Art America. (click on image to enlarge) Winter fishing in the Rio Grande del Norte National Monument is just as rewarding as … Continue reading

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Bighorn Sheep Headshots

These headshots were taken as I hiked the Rio Grande del Norte National Monument of New Mexico in search of what Mother Nature provides. New Mexico bighorn sheep historically speaking have never been widespread in the Northern part of the … Continue reading

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Monument View

This image was captured as I hiked the volcanic West rim of the Rio Grande Gorge of New Mexico during a Winter snow storm. This area was declared a national monument by President Obama and includes 242, 555 acres. The … Continue reading

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Bridge From Below

Bridge From Below “The New Mexico Land of Enchantment Group is honored that you chose to submit your work to the group and we are proud to feature your magnificent image on the Homepage in the Featured Images.” A view … Continue reading

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Rio Grande Gorge Bridge

A view of the Rio Grande Gorge Bridge of Taos New Mexico that few people see. Locally known as the “Gorge Bridge” and the “High Bridge”, is a steel deck arch bridge across the Rio Grande Gorge 10 miles northwest … Continue reading

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Rafting in the Rio Grande del Norte National Monument

Within the Rio Grande del Norte National Monument lies the best whitewater rafting that the Desert Southwest can provide through one of the most scenic sections of the Rio Grande Gorge, and it’s known as the Taos Box of Northern … Continue reading

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Rio Grande Gorge Bridge in Monsoon Season

The Rio Grande Gorge in monsoon season brings out some interesting light. A recent visitor wrote : “Beautiful bridge with awesome views and sights. Park on the west side and visit the local vendors’ tables for handmade goodies to take … Continue reading

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Rio Grande Gorge Bridge

The Rio Grande Gorge Bridge is one of New Mexico’s historical landmarks that begs to be photographed. (click on image to enlarge) Travel west from Taos, New Mexico on US Hwy 64 to reach the Rio Grande Gorge Bridge, the … Continue reading

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Bighorn Ram of the Rio Grande del Norte National Monument

The New Mexico Department of Game and Fish, working with the Bureau of Land Management and the Taos Pueblo, have augmented a population of Rocky Mountain Bighorn Sheep in the Rio Grande Gorge north of the Orilla Verde Recreation Area. … Continue reading

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Snow Day Around the Rio Grande del Norte National Monument

A snowy day in the Rio Grande del Norte National Monument always seems to give me itchy feet. That’s English slang for the “desire to travel”. Soon I will be traveling to the sunny beaches of Baja Mexico but that’s … Continue reading

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