Tag - Valley of Fires Recreation Area

Carrizozo, New Mexico: it's just two hours away

Carrizozo, New Mexico: Painted burros, cherry cider, Photozozo, and a restorative pit stop at the Valley of Fires Recreation Area (2023)

The experience most people have when visiting Carrizozo, New Mexico is slowing down to stop at a four-way stop sign at the intersections of Highway 54 and Highway 380, possibly filling up their gas tank at the gas station, and continuing on to their final destination. Carrizozo is generally considered to be a pit stop, not a destination. A local resident described...