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Rio Grande Gorge Bridge From Below – Featured

Featured in three groups on Fine Art America. A view from down below looking up at the Rio Grande Gorge Bridge 650 feet above the Rio Grande in Northern New Mexico. The Rio Grande Gorge Bridge of New Mexico, the … Continue reading

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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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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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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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Mother’s Day Rio Grande Whitewater Festival 2014

The Mother’s Day Rio Grande Whitewater Festival was founded in the 1950’s by Los Alamos paddle boater Jim “Stretch” Fretwell.  After competing at Colorado’s FiBark on the Arkansas River for many years, Stretch started a whitewater race closer to home … Continue reading

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Rio Grande Bighorn Sheep

In 2007 crews with the state Department of Game and Fish, the U.S. Forest Service and Taos Pueblo used drop nets baited with salt blocks to capture 25 sheep in the Pecos Wilderness. The animals were examined, given shots, outfitted … Continue reading

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