From the monthly archives:

October 2008

Fort Stanton Cave

October 19, 2008

THE FIRST DRAGOONS AND FORT STANTON CAVE By Mike Bilbo (Outdoor Recreation Planner/Cave Specialist, BLM-Socorro Field Office) Prologue In 1855, a patrol of the 1st Dragoons from Fort Stanton, New Mexico Territory, explore a large limestone cave located about one mile north of the fort. Their horses tied up and under guard, the men slowly […]

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