Sangre de Cristo Mountains


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San·gre de Cris·to Mountains

 (săng′grē dē krĭs′tō)
A range of the southern Rocky Mountains extending from south-central Colorado to north-central New Mexico and rising to 4,372 m (14,345 ft).
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Sangre de Cristo Mountains

(ˈsæŋɡrɪ də ˈkrɪstəʊ)
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(Placename) a mountain range in S Colorado and N New Mexico: part of the Rocky Mountains. Highest peak: Blanca Peak, 4364 m (14 317 ft)
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Taos Air (Taos) has cancelled its plans to open summer-season routes for 2019 and will, for now, focus only on its original raison d'A*tre, scheduled winter-season flights for inbound ski tourists flocking to the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, Taos News has reported.
Up to 18in (45cm) of snow were expected in the Sangre de Cristo mountains south of Denver, western Missouri and St Louis.
Almost 350 primary and vacation homes were evacuated in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains by the Costilla County Office of Emergency Management on Thursday and were offered shelters at the Blanca-Fort Garland Community Center.
His favorite place in Colorado is the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, where he lived in Cotopaxi for his first few years here in Colorado.
Pulled out of this blast-crater moment in her life by a friend, Browning is brought away from the insanity and deep into the snowy Sangre de Cristo Mountains where, standing in front of a herd of wild buffalo, she comes face to face with the terms we all must come to surrounding the loss we face in this life.
Synopsis: In the shadow of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, New Mexico's Mora Valley harbors the ghosts of history: troubadours and soldiers, Plains Indians and settlers, families fleeing and finding home.
From a distance, the dunes looked like ant hills next to the Sangre de Cristo Mountains. Jumbo clouds hovered low, grazing mountain peaks as though dangling from the ceiling in a school play.
IF YOU'VE NEVER BEEN to the Great Sand Dunes, picture a large crescent of the Saudi Arabian desert plopped down at the foothills of the dramatic Sangre de Cristo Mountains that traverse southern Colorado and northern New Mexico.
Silhouetted against the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, the Taos Pueblo, a multistory adobe dwelling, captivated Spanish explorers, inspired countless artists, and helped draw generations of travelers looking to experience the Native American culture of the Southwest.
While Worcester's seven hills can't compete with the rugged beauty of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains of New Mexico, Mr.
The Sangre de Cristo mountains are old and he is driving my car to the