Highway 14 sign of Turquoise Trail

Money, Minerals and Memories

 Cerrillos, New Mexico- Village of 1,000 mines There’s gold in “them thar’ hills”, as well as turquoise, lead, zinc, silver, copper, and coal. The “Turquoise Trail”, now more commonly known as Highway 14 moves south from Santa Fe. On this meandering highway, is the redeveloping village of Cerrillos which means “little hills” in Spanish. You …

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