For the many people who have lived here in the past and who live here today,  these hills are special. They are scenic, they are sacred, they are a natural  playground and they are our back yard. The footprints of history on these hills, sometimes worn and faint, go back a thousand years and many more.

Note: Enjoy the Abandoned Mines and Minerals interview with archaeologist & historian William Baxter -  Mining History of the Cerrillos Hills - https://youtu.be/ubE9fVC_P2M

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