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Taos Box – June 7, 2016 #1

The Taos Box section of the Rio Grande, New Mexico, has some of the best, most exciting whitewater in the Southwest. This image was made as the rafters dropped into the second wave of Power Line Falls, a true class … Continue reading

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Taos Pueblo Card

Living in Northern New Mexico my life is rich with the sights, the sounds and aromas of Native American culture. The Taos Pueblo, or Pueblo de Taos, is an ancient pueblo which is home to the Tiwa speaking pueblo Native … 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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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

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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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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Taos Celebrates Dennis Hopper Day

The Taos Pueblo, the city of Taos and Taos county celebrated Dennis Hopper Day. We gathered in the Ranchos de Taos Plaza, behind the historic San Francisco de Asís Church near the old El Cortez Theater where Hopper lived at … 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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