The High Road to Taos (via Stio)

“When I got to New Mexico that was mine. As soon as I saw it that was my country.  It fitted to me exactly, ” Georgia O’Keefe to Alfred Steiglitz 1940.

Saturated colbalt contrasts the stucco wall the shade of pimentón de la vera.  The history, precision and elegance of the Northern New Mexico captured my heart.  After meditating on the landscapes of O’Keefe’s New Mexico, I climbed through the Santa Fe Sangre de Cristo Mountains, winding down state road 503 along a historical route called The High Road to Taos.

The Solomon Extreme Freeride Championship, at Taos Ski Valley, began the next day and I was anxious to compete for the very first time, but I found strength and inspiration in the enchanting landscape of Northern New Mexico. … Read More

(via Stio)