Discoveries Trail – Los Alamos to Ghost Ranch

The Discoveries Trail is 53 miles of natural beauty, arts, science, and culture of Northern New Mexico connecting two locations that have shared history. The Manhattan Project scientists took vacation and respite at Ghost Ranch. Now, you can journey point to point visiting sites along the way that will inspire your own curiosity, wonder, awe, and discovery! Travel time between Los Alamos and Ghost Ranch is 1.5 hours from point to point. However, we suggest places for you to experience along the way:

From Los Alamos:

Bandelier National Monument – https://www.nps.gov/band/index.htm
Manhattan Project National Historical Park (in Los Alamos) – http://www.visitlosalamos.org/the-manhattan-project-national-historical-park/
Valles Caldera National Preserve – https://www.nps.gov/vall/index.htm
Los Alamos History Museum – http://www.losalamoshistory.org
Bradbury Science Museum –  http://www.lanl.gov/museum/

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San Ildefonso Pueblo Than Povi Fine Art Gallery – http://thanpovi.com

Santa Clara Pueblo Puye Cliff Dwellings – http://www.puyecliffs.com

Chimayo Trading Post, Espanola, NM – https://www.chimayotradingpost.com

Okhay Owingeh Pueblo – https://savingplaces.org/stories/it-takes-a-village-ohkay-owingeh#.W1Ssui2ZNR0

Pueblo de Abiquiu Library and Cultural Center – https://abiquiulibrary.wordpress.com/about/

The O’Keeffe: Welcome Center, Abiquiu, NM – https://www.okeeffemuseum.org/visit/visitors-information/directions-to-abiquiu/

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