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Dec 16, 2007 - Nuestro Señora del Refugio Church, Puerto De Luna, NM

Note: There were two wild dogs (pit bull and a mongrel) chasing our car when we drove up to the Nuestro Señora del Refugio Church. They would not let me out of the car to take pictures. All pictures of this church were taken from the front seat of the Durango. Follow the lush, green valley along the Pecos River, ten miles south on Hwy 91, to the historic village of Puerto de Luna. Although there is no historical documentation, a story is told about Francisco Vasquez de Coronado camping here in 1541 on his way east in search of Quivira. The...

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