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Cross of the Martyrs, Santa Fe

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  • There is a lot of interesting information to read along this winding walk which makes it easy, even though you're going uphill the whole time. The views from the top are really neat and you can walk.....  more »
  • We enjoyed walking through Old Fort Marcy park up to the Cross of the Martyrs near the top of the hill. The cross itself commemorates the death of 21 Franciscan friars who were killed in 1680 during.....  more »
  • Came to see the sunset on a rainy night in Santa Fe. It stopped raining in time to get out & explore the grounds a bit. Plenty of parking and a great view, though I can imagine that on clearer nights, this place would fill up quickly. I can’t hike at the moment due to an injury, so I liked that this was really flat and really easy to walk. Great place to see the 360° view & sunset!
  • Nice easy hike and probably a great place to watch the sunset. Not too many people in the morning and has good views of the city. It also has some interesting historical facts as well as plaques describing the history of the city.

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