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Los Caminos Antiguos

Fort Garland, CO
+1 719-379-3512
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Beautiful, back road to Taos

This beautiful scenic drive through Southern Colorado gave us an afternoon filled with fun. The... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2016
GAWanderer
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Southern USA
Great way to see beautiful country

Los Caminos Antiguos means ancient roads. It is in a beautiful area for Colorado. I always... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2016
debbiepettigrew
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Fort Garland, Colorado
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11 Nov 2016
“Beautiful, back road to Taos”
24 Aug 2016
“Great way to see beautiful country”
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Fort Garland, CO
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+1 719-379-3512
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Reviewed 11 November 2016

This beautiful scenic drive through Southern Colorado gave us an afternoon filled with fun. The wild horses were grazing near the road and we got great photos of them with their young foal. San Luis is the oldest town in Colorado and was an interesting...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2016

Los Caminos Antiguos means ancient roads. It is in a beautiful area for Colorado. I always recommend scenic drives.

Thank debbiepettigrew
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Reviewed 9 June 2016

We had read a tripadvisor review indicating the presence of wild horses along this drive. An avid admirer of the wild mustangs, we went on the search. We counted three herds and were able to get great photos of one herd. The horses, with their...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2016

I spent three days traveling and photographing this area and route, all of it enjoyable and highly photogenic. A highlight was driving from Antonito to San Luis (both wonderful visits in their own rights) on Hwy 142 and, crossing unfenced public lands just west of...More

2  Thank hilocountry
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Reviewed 16 September 2014

Five years ago we retired & moved half-way across the country, & actually now live on Los Caminos Antiguos byway. This drive is very scenic & rich with history...14,000+ foot mountain peaks all around, Great Sand Dunes National Park (tallest sand dunes in North America),...More

Thank Teresa G
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Reviewed 20 February 2014

Off the beaten, tourist trap path, and on historic old west trails and towns that represent the regions colorful Spanish, Anglo, and Native American past; all for the price of a few gallons of gas. Don't forget your camera!

2  Thank Wolf W
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