The Royal Road of the Interior Land

Take a journey on El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro National Historic Trail to savor 300 years of heritage and culture in the Southwest. This Spanish colonial "royal road" in New Mexico and Texas originally extended to Mexico City, Mexico.

horse, shepherds, sheep, adobe structure

The Trail Comes Alive in Video and Song!

Watch videos that will help you travel the trail. Read exhibits placed along the route. Listen to tales of this historic journey.

adobe fort ruins, cottonwoods, blue sky

Passport to Your National Parks/Trails!

Visit over 20 sites and get your book stamped. Location information listed here. Check out the interactive map!

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Your Centennial on the Trail

Celebrate the centennial with us! We invite you to participate in trail experiences and events to learn, be inspired, or simply have fun!

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

National Trails Intermountain Region
El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro National Historic Trail
PO Box 728

Santa Fe, NM 87504


(505) 988-6098

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