Chama in Rio Arriba County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Population 1,199 - Elevation 7,850 ft.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Railroads & Streetcars.
Location. 36° 54.167′ N, 106° 34.743′ W. Marker is in Chama, New Mexico, in Rio Arriba County. Marker is on Terrace Avenue (State Road 17), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chama NM 87520, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Spanish Trail (approx. 1.4 miles away); a different marker also named Chama (approx. 3.1 miles away); Cumbres Pass (approx. 7.7 miles away); a different marker also named Cumbres Pass (approx. 10.8 miles away in Colorado); Fort Lowell (approx. 12.6 miles away); Tierra Amarilla (approx. 13.3 miles away).
Also see . . . The Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad. The Cumbres (Submitted on June 9, 2014.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 9, 2014, by Maribeth Robison of Moriarty, New Mexico. This page has been viewed 458 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 9, 2014, by Maribeth Robison of Moriarty, New Mexico. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.