Here photos taken by us at Bandelier NM. This park is located about 80 km north-west of Santa Fe, NM. Besides its historic value based on the presence of ruins of ancient native American dwellings, it also features Frijoles Canyon, a river valley in an arid environment.
View from above into Frijoles Canyon, in which Bandelier is located
Here an impression of how deep the river has cut into the mesa