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The Forest Service or BLM may be protecting it for re-vegetation or protecting you from dangerous conditions, such as extremely wet roads. Private landowners do not need a reason to keep you out; respect private property. Cross streams only at designated crossings. Watch out for lightning. Especially avoid exposed areas above the tree line during thunderstorms. If you are in a thunderstorm, don't hide under trees or in your tent. Get back into your car, if you can, or look for a cave or a deep protected overhang.
To help match your abilities with appropriate terrain, it is highly recommended that you consult with ski shop personnel or regional information sources before approaching the backcountry. Page 12 The listings in each chapter are some of the safest cross-country routes. Remember that conditions are completely unpredictable and depend entirely on weather that can and does change rapidly. For current snowpack and wind conditions, on-the-spot research is essential before any backcountry ski trip. Dress warmly and carry high-energy foods.
The Spanish, however, were not the first to inhabit the area. More than 200 million years ago, New Mexico's San Juan Basin was part of a flood plain with dense tropical forests and was home to thousands of dinosaurs. Just across the street from the Albuquerque Museum, a life-sized dinosaur guards the entrance to the New Mexico Museum of Natural History, 1801 Mountain Road, 505/841-8837. A Quetzalcoatlus with a 35-foot wingspan soars above the lobby floor of this museum that provides a vivid look at 12 billion years of history.