Moments in Time

The Last Hurdle: El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro

Special | 5m 6s

At the end of an arduous 6 month, 1600 mile trek northward to Spain’s new colonial capital of Santa Fe, Spanish colonists faced one last hurdle – the La Bajada Mesa. Noted archeologist Michael Marshall walks us through the trail as it travels up the mesa.

Aired: 08/20/10

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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