The Santa Fe National Forest (SFNF) will waive fees at many recreation sites on National Public Lands Day, Saturday, Sept. 26. National Public Lands Day traditionally celebrates volunteer work on public lands and the opportunity to connect to nature.
Today, U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich and U.S. Rep. Ben Ray Luján announced that the Valles Caldera National Preserve and Bandelier National Monument have been selected to participate in the National Park Service Centennial Challenge Project.
Reminders And Safety Tips For Hunting SANTA FE ― The Santa Fe National Forest (SFNF) urges hunters to set safety as their top priority and remain aware of their surroundings when hunting on National Forest System (NFS) lands. A good rule of thumb is look up, look down, look all around. Hunters are advised to use […]
Whether you are an experienced skier or snowboarder, or want to learn, it’s time to gear up for another season on the slopes! The Santa Fe Ski Team is hosting its annual Ski Swap Oct. 30-31 at the Genoveva Chavez Community Center (GCCC) in Santa Fe. Ski Swaps are one of the least expensive ways to buy snow sports equipment and clothes. Attending vendors provide large discounts, or you can buy from other people…
U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell joined state, tribal and local leaders Saturday to celebrate the designation of Valles Caldera National Preserve, one of the country’s newest additions to the National Park Service…
The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta begins Saturday. CourtesyNMT 17 Adventures During Balloon Fiesta Beginning Saturday Oct. 3 Submitted by Carol A. Clark The New Mexico Tourism Department has created a list of 17 things for visitors to do during Balloon Fiesta week, encouraging an extended stay for the hundreds of thousands of visitors that travel […]
Fun Weekend at Bandelier: Fee Free Day, Opera, Lunar Eclipse, and Tsankawi Staff Report The weekend of September 26-27 is going to be a very busy, and very enjoyable, one at Bandelier National Monument. As Superintendent Jason Lott said, “Bandelier is always a great place to visit, but this weekend is going to be extraordinary. […]
An image of a female black bear and cub, similar to the one involved in Wednesday’s attack. Courtesy image Alert: Bear Attacks Man On Los Alamos Trail A 56 year old Los Alamos man was attacked by a bear Wednesday night while running on a trail in Los Alamos County. In a statement released by […]
Group shot of Alex Kirk and kids. Courtesy photo Alex Kirk’s Basketball Skills Camp Aug. 23 Are you in grades 1-12? Do you know of a kid in those grades? Do you want to improve your basketball skills? Do want to have a photo of you and former UNM Lobo and NBA’s Cleveland Cavalier’s Alex Kirk? […]
Op Ed: Machetes and Bright Orange Plastic Buckets By R.W. with the Jemez Daily Post Large numbers of trees are being stripped and girdled in the Jemez. If it’s not bark beetles, fires, or droughts, it’s us. Not as direct and purpose driven as clear-cut logging or similar exploitative abuses of the natural environment by commercial […]