Dedication at the Jornada del Muerto
You are cordially invited to attend the dedication ceremony for the Jornada del Muerto visitor use sites, exhibits, and retracement hiking trail along an original segment of El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro National Historic Trail.
Sponsored by the Bureau of Land Management and the National Park Service,in partnership with El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro Trail Association, New MexicoDepartment of Transportation, and Sierra and Doña Ana Counties.
In the case of inclement weather, the ceremony will be held at 1:00 p.m. at:
Fort Selden State Monument
I-25 Exit 19
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Did You Know?
Tens of thousands of churro sheep were brought north from Mexico into New Mexico along El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro during the Spanish colonial era. These flocks contributed to the colonial economy by supplying meat, hides, tallow, and wool for northern New Mexico's renowned woven goods.