On Sunday, our shuttle bus back to Albuquerque took an alternate route. Seems that Interstate 25 was closed due to a traffic pileup, so our driver went via the Turquoise Trail - the Scenic Route:
Golden Mission , Madrid NM from phunnyfarm.blogspot.com
photo from codytheclydesdale.blogspot.com
Garden of the Gods near Cerrillos NM photo by galenbeck.de
It was a breathtaking ride !