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Mother speaks out after her son was rescued on a hiking trail

101 Views   She hopes other hikers learn from this and carry essentials before hiking Albuquerque, NM – Earlier this week, three hikers were rescued off the Embudo trail in the Sandias. Kishada Burdex, a mother of one of the hikers, said her son was on a group trip with about

Taos Ski Valley explains avalanche safety precautions during winter weather

122 Views   TAOS COUNTY, N.M. – When you combine snow accumulation with high winds, an avalanche could form. While Taos is not under an avalanche warning Sunday, it’s good to be prepared. Taos Ski Valley officials explained they have a snow safety team that uses technology to help control snowpack, which

Five hikers stranded on La Luz Trail

126 Views   BERNALILLO COUNTY, N.M. — Five hikers have called for rescue while working their way up La Luz Trail on Sandia Mountain. Bernalillo County Fire and Rescue says the men were visiting from out of state and started up the trail around 1:00 Tuesday afternoon. When they ran into heavy

Pajarito extends season through March 31

143 Views   This winter has been good for the Pajarito Mountain Ski Area in Los Alamos. The ski area has extended its season through March 31, when they were originally planning to close on March 24.

New Mexico State Parks could be raising fees

186 Views   Study shows park fees aren’t sufficient SANTA FE, N.M. — New Mexico State Parks are looking to raise park fees after a recent study showed prices haven’t kept up with inflation.

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