South West Attractions

By:Andre Schermerhorn

Dinosaur footprints

A long time ago dinosaurs walked on this region and left more than 500 footprints behind you can find the footprints at Clayton Lake state park in New Mexico!In Texas at Dinosaur Valley state park you can also find dinosaur footprints!


PHOTO CREDIT... http://www.ohranger.com/nm/clayton-lake/photos/dinosaur-tracks

State specific


Arizona is the sixth most populated state in the U.S!

People that retire sometimes go to Arizona where it is warm!

In texas you might see a texas longhorn cattle drive!

New Mexico has a population of 530,000 people!


Photo credit...http://whozoo.org/Anlife99/brentmor/longhornindex2.htm


Destinations for tourists


Carlsbad Caverns is a really cool destination for tourists

because that was where the first atomic bomb exploded in 1945!

There is an old west town if you travel thru the South West region!

Hoover Dam is a big attraction of Arizona because it can hold 9.2 trillion gallons of water


Photo credit...https://www.nature.nps.gov/geology/parks/cave/