New Mexico
On the Road to Albuquerque and Carlsbad: The Geology of Central and Southern New
Program No. 14382RJ
8 days
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8 days
7 nights
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At a Glance

Journey from Albuquerque to Carlsbad and back during this seven-night program to explore six of the seven life zones identified on earth and to experience a natural spectacle ranging from low desert plains and volcanic lava fields to caves, forests, high mountain ranges and much more.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Experience parts of the northern Chihuahua Desert, White Sands National Monument, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, Guadalupe Mountains National Park, the Tularosa Basin, Valley of Fires and more.
  • Get to know animal and plant species representing a range like no other on the planet.
  • Hear from a geologist and historian about the relationships between geology, climate and cultural ecology.
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