#44 Longmire TV Series Locations

Longmire is a modern Western crime series set in fictional Durant, Wyoming, that originally aired on A&E. Now you can find it on Netflix. It is based on the novels by author…

Popping Up Around Town

Find them all! This distinctive Map Graphic identifies places, tours, trails and things to do that are great reasons to visit and love Las Vegas, NM. Find them around town...

#41 True Grit (1969)

The picturesque, open range near Las Vegas, NM, was captured in various scenes of the 1969 classic True Grit. The film was directed by Henry Hathaway and starred Kim Darby as…

Dining Las Vegas, NM

Food and Drink in Las Vegas, NM Get a real New Mexican breakfast or a crazy giant cream puff at Charlie’s. How about a ghostly drink or a red chile…

#93 The Notorious Vicente Silva

Many New Mexican towns have their legendary criminals, but few match the violence and fear gang leader Vicente Silva brought to Las Vegas. In 1893, while burying the body of…

Old Trails, New Adventures. Las Vegas, NM

There’s a place in New Mexico crisscrossed with the literal and figurative trails, adventures, and stories of the authentic Old West. Like the scars on the faces of the infamous…

#55 Las Gorras Blancas Fight Back

San Miguel County in the late 1880s was a microcosm of America’s gilded age. Vast personal fortunes were produced at the expense of working class communities.1 When New Mexico became…