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Bandalier National Monument: Cliff Dwellings

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"Bandelier National Monument is a 33,677 acres (13,629 ha) National Monument preserving the homes of the Ancestral Pueblo People. It is named after Swiss anthropologistAdolph Bandelier, who researched the cultures of the area. Bandelier was designated a National Monument on February 11, 1916, while most of its backcountry became a "designated wilderness" in October 1976. The National Park Service co-operates with surrounding pueblos, other federal agencies and state agencies to manage the park, which receives 300,000 visitors annually." From Bandelier_National_Monument

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A: Bandelier overhang

Por Irmin Wehmeier, 80 metros de distância

Although there's evidence of groups of Paleoindians having hunted in Bandelier as far back as 11,000 ...

Bandelier overhang

B: Bandelier Cavates

Por Jim Quittmeyer, 150 metros de distância

Family enjoying a cozy cavates at Bandelier National Monument.

Bandelier Cavates

C: Multi-Room Cavates in Bandelier

Por Jim Quittmeyer, 670 metros de distância

One of the many Cavates you can enter at Bandelier. I figure not too many houses have a view like thi...

Multi-Room Cavates in Bandelier

D: Banderlier Entrance

Por Irmin Wehmeier, 1.5 Km de distância

Although there's evidence of groups of Paleoindians having hunted in Bandelier as far back as 11,000 ...

Banderlier Entrance

E: Red Dot Trail, White Rock, New Mexico, USA

Por John Roberts, 7.1 Km de distância

The Red Dot trail is a moderately strenuous hike just outside the town of White Rock, New Mexico, tha...

Red Dot Trail, White Rock, New Mexico, USA

F: White Rock Overlook, New Mexico, USA

Por John Roberts, 9.8 Km de distância

Here in the foothills of the Jemez Mountains, the Rio Grande flows through ancient volcanic ash and l...

White Rock Overlook, New Mexico, USA

G: Tent Rocks Nat'l Monu. Canyon

Por Ryan Helinski, 17.7 Km de distância

Tent Rocks Nat'l Monu. Canyon

H: Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument

Por ARTS Lab, 17.7 Km de distância

From near the end of the slot canyon trail at Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument, this photogr...

Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument

I: Tent Rocks Nat'l Monu. Canyon

Por Ryan Helinski, 17.8 Km de distância

Tent Rocks Nat'l Monu. Canyon

J: Tent Rocks Nat'l Monu Canyon

Por Ryan Helinski, 17.8 Km de distância

Tent Rocks Nat'l Monu Canyon

Esta panorâmica foi tirada em New Mexico

Esta é uma visão geral de New Mexico

New Mexico is a state located in the southwestern region of the United States. Inhabited by Native American populations for many centuries, it has also been part of the Imperial Spanish viceroyalty of New Spain, part of Mexico, and a U.S. territory. Among U.S. states, New Mexico has the highest percentage of Hispanics at 45% (2008 estimate), being descendants of Spanish colonists and recent immigrants from Latin America. It also has the third-highest percentage of Native Americans after Alaska and Oklahoma, and the fifth-highest total number of Native Americans after California, Oklahoma, Arizona, and Texas. The tribes represented in the state consist of mostly Navajo and Pueblo peoples. As a result, the demographics and culture of the state are unique for their strong Spanish, Mexican, and Native American cultural influences. At a population density of 16 per square mile, New Mexico is the sixth most sparsely inhabited U.S. state.

[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_mexico]

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