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Where the Plains Meet the Mountains

Northeast Region

More plains than peaks, this region’s rippling short-grass prairie is dotted with hidden lakes. Once the domain of Santa Fe Trail pioneers and cattle barons, the northeast remains home to working ranches, rugged Westerners, and storied stops along Route 66. Welcome to Cowboy Country.


Colfax Tavern
St. James Hotel
Victory Ranch Alpacas
Salman Raspberry Ranch
Vermejo Park Ranch
Tucumcari Trading Post
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