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“America's badlands” 4 of 5 stars
Review of El Malpais National Conservation Area

El Malpais National Conservation Area
Grants, NM
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Ranked #5 of 10 Attractions in Grants
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Outdoors
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Stillwater, Oklahoma
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“America's badlands”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2013

You will see this enormous lava flow from the interstate, but to get the full picture take either highway that runs down either the east or west side of the "malpais". It will take maybe 20 minutes to get the real impact of how large and how forbidding it really is.

Visited April 2013
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