Rio Rancho in Sandoval County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Spanish Entrada Site
Erected by New Mexico Historic Preservation Division.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Exploration • Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 35° 18.226′ N, 106° 35.253′ W. Marker is in Rio Rancho, New Mexico, in Sandoval County. Marker is on Rio Rancho Drive (State Road 528 at milepost 13), 0.2 miles south of Idalia Road NE, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rio Rancho NM 87144, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bernalillo (approx. 2 miles away); Dulcelina Salce Curtis (1904-1995) (approx. 2.6 miles away); a different marker also named Bernalillo (approx. 2.9 miles away); Tiguex Province (approx. Women Veterans of New Mexico (approx. 3.4 miles away); Iglesia de San Ysidro (approx. 5.1 miles away); Corrales (approx. 6.1 miles away); Las Placitas (approx. 6˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rio Rancho.
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