The unofficial town historian owns the Mine Shaft Tavern in Madrid.
Tag - Turquoise Trail
by Alexa J. Henry photos by Mary Robnett
The mines boomed and then faded, but the town of Cerrillos still revels in its past—served up with a champion-caliber burger.
Just a few miles north of Los Cerrillos, sculptor Kevin Box creates origami-inspired outdoor sculptures at the Turquoise Trail Sculpture Garden and Studio.
Mined for more than a 1,000 years in New Mexico, turquoise still casts an azure spell over those who seek out the secrets along the gemstone's historic trail.