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Pictographs from the early Mescalero Apaches
Pictographs are found in caves inhabited by the early Mescalero Apaches.

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Learn more about the Mescalero Apaches or the ranchers that inhabited the Guadalupe Mountains.

Did you know that the Guadalupe Mountains were once under water? Learn more about the Delaware Basin and the Permian geology.

Water and pine forests in the desert? Learn about the three different protected ecosystems that you can find in the Guadalupe Mountains.

Museum Collections
To mark the 100th birthday of the National Park Service in 2016, the Google Cultural Institute and the NPS have collaborated to create an online museum collection featuring thousands of artifacts found throughout different NPS sites. Explore different locations, their stories, and thousands of artifacts in the comfort of your home. Check out the museum collections here.


Last updated: August 19, 2017

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