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Super Service in Santa Fe

Regional Attractions NEW MEXICO

Bard Imperial Date Gardens P.O. Box 100, Bard, CA 92222 760-572-0277, www.imperialdate.com

Albuquerque The Downs at Albuquerque Racetrack & Casino P.O. Box 8510, Albuquerque, NM 87198 505-266-5555, www.abqdowns.com

Carlsbad Legoland One Legoland Dr., Carlsbad, CA 92008 760-918-LEGO, www.legoland.com Oceanside California Surf Museum 223 N. Coast Hwy, Oceanside, CA 92054 760-721-6876, www.surfmuseum.org Palm Springs Moorten Botanical Garden 1701 S. Palm Canyon Dr. Palm Springs, CA 92262 www.moplants.com/moorten/index.html

Carlsbad Carlsbad Caverns 3225 National Parks Hwy Carlsbad, NM 88220 505-785-2232, www.nps.gov/cave Grants El Malpais Ruins 123 E. Roosevelt Ave., Grants, NM 87020 505-783-4774, www.nps.gov/elma Holloman AFB White Sands National Park P.O. Box 1086, Holloman AFB, NM 88330 505-679-2599, www.nps.gov/whsa

Various Cities Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego, San Fransisco, Berkley, Marina del Ray & Newport Beach 800-ON-THE-BAY, www.hornblower.com

Various Cities Ski New Mexico P.O. Box 1104, Santa Fe, NM 87504 505-982-5300, www.skinewmexico.com

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Boulder Celestial Seasonings Visitor Center 4600 Sleepy Time Drive Boulder, CO 90301-3292, 303-581-1223 www.celesitalseasoning.com

Bluff Twin Rocks Café & Trading Post P.O. Box 330, Bluff, UT 84512 800-526-3448, www.twinrocks.com

Denver Denver Art Museum 100W. 14th Ave. Parkway Denver, CO 80204, 760-865-5000 www.denverartmuseum.org Denver Botanic Gardens 1005 York St., Denver, CO 80206 720-865-3500, www.botanicgardens.org Golden Buffalo Bill’s Museum & Grave 987 1/2 Lookout Mountain Golden, CO 80401, 303-526-0744 www.buffalobill.org

Kanab Coral Pink Sand Dunes State Park P.O. Box 95, Kanab, UT 84741-0095 435-648-2800, www.stateparks.utah.gov Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park Monument Valley, UT 435-727-5870 (Visitor Center) www.navajonationparks.org Salt Lake City Hidden Treasures Wall-Dough P.O. Box 17779, Salt Lake City, UT 84117 801-560-7003, www.wall-dough.com

Sevier Coors Brewing Company P.O. Box 4030, BC200 Golden, CO 80401, 303-277-3880 www.coors.com

Fremont Indian State Park and Museum 3820 West Clear Creek Canyon Road Sevier, UT 84766 www.stateparks.utah.gov

Monument Valley

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Located in the heart of Navajo Land, Goulding’s Lodge offers the finest in Accommodations. • 62 Deluxe Motel Rooms • • Campground with Full RV Hookups and Tent Sites • Tours of Monument Valley • • The Award Winning Multi-Media Presentation of Earth Spirit •

Goulding’s Trading Post and Museum Goulding’s Art’s and Crafts Gallery Stagecoach Dining Room

Visit us on our Website http://www.gouldings.com P.O. Box 360001 • Monument Valley, Utah 84536 Telephone (435) 727-3231 • Fax (435) 727-3344 Email: gouldings@gouldings.com

Two Great Hotel Choices The Comfort Inn and Hampton Inn of Santa Fe both offer relaxing surroundings and courteous staff to make your visit to Santa Fe, NM a pleasant and affordable experience. The Comfort Inn is located near I-25 and only six miles from historic downtown. The Inn is recognized each year by Choice Hotels International as an Award Winning hotel for superior service standards. Their location is extremely convenient with not far to travel to the area’s best restaurants, grocery stores and more. The Villa Linda Mall with nearly 100 shops is adjacent to the hotel, and the famous Plaza with restaurants, shopping and cultural attractions is only a few minutes away by car. The Comfort Inn features many amenities including a complimentary extended continental breakfast, spacious guestrooms, large mini-suite guestrooms with kitchenettes, wet bars and extra seating. Plus the Inn offers an indoor pool and spa, coin operated guest laundry, voicemail & data-port telephones, in-room hair dryer, coffee, iron and board and family PR OF ILE

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friendly cable programming. When talking to Pat Roach, the general manager, he said that the layout of the hotel is typical of Comfort Inns, but what really stands out is the service and the fact that people come back time and time again. Located at the foot of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, the Hampton Inn Santa Fe maintains a 100% satisfaction guarantee, ensuring an elite level of guest service and high-quality accommodations. A new feature at the Hampton Inn is free high-speed wireless Internet access; however, that is not all that the Inn offers. You’ll find a free, extensive breakfast buffet, large indoor pool and spa, sauna and fitness facility and upgraded in-room amenities. The Hampton Inn participates in the Hilton HHoners Frequent Stay program. With two great hotels it might be difficult to choose... however, the staff at both locations will be happy to serve you with excellence. For more information please log on to www.travelsouthwest.com or for the Comfort Inn, call 505-474-7330; for the Hampton Inn, call 505-4743900.

Regional Events FEB 13-22 WASHINGTON COUNTY, UT Parade of Homes Various locations - Self-guided tour of 25 new, professionally decorated houses in the St. George area, lots of ideas for those looking to buy or decorate. Visit any number of the houses in any order. Homes open daily 10a–7p, $10. 435-674-1400 FEB 13-AUG 31 SANTA FE, NM Manton de Manilla Museum of Spanish Colonial Art - Spanish colonial shawls & costumes, beautiful embroidery, silks & designs, learn the history & heritage of these works of art. 505-982-2226 FEB 14-15 IVINS, UT Art Show & Sale Coyote Gulch Art Village, Old Highway 91- In an art colony set amid beautiful red rock surroundings, ninety artists exhibit and sell a variety of work, 10a5p, free. 435-674-9595 FEB 27-MAR 7 NORTH LAKE TAHOE, CA Snow Festival Various locations throughout the North Lake Tahoe area - Pancake brkfast, fireworks display, parade, contests, fashion show, competitions. Various prices, some free events. 530-583-5605

MAR 3-7 DENVER, CO Colorado RV, Sports, Boat & Travel Show National Western Complex - 303-892-6800 MAR 5-7 WINTERHAVEN, CA Annual Pow Wow Early Spring Celebration Quechan Tribal Singing & Dancing Fr, Pow Wow on Sa-Su w/Gourd Dancing & Grand Entry, 10a. For more info contact San Pascual School: 760-572-0222 ext 2228 MAR 7 SANTA FE, NM Newport Jazz Festival 50th Anniversary Tour The Lensic Theatre - Tour features Jazz greats i.e.: Randy Becker, James Moody, James Carter, Cedar Walton, $20-$55. 505-988-1234 MAR 19-21 LAUGHLIN, NV Int'l Coin, Currency & Stamp Expo River Palms Hotel Casino - Investment grade & collector merchandise, also hobby supplies, memorabilia; free appraisals, door prizes. Fr 11-6, Sa 10-6, Su 10-5, $2 (all 3 days) Srs $1. 818-997-6496

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