Albuquerque is a located between the Sandia Mountains & the
Rio Grande Valley.
Albuquerque is popular with visitors for activities such as
skiing, ballooning & adventure-seekers.
The climate with lots of sunny days & being close to
mountains & riversare attractions of their own.
Being centrally located along old Route 66 & Interstate 40
make getting here easy.
The sheep industry boomed to feed the miners in California &
Colorado, along with the wool to keep them warm.
The railroad arrived in 1880 & lead to new business
Albuquerque was a stop on the first transcontinental air
route in the 1920s & Route 66 brought transcontinental motorists
The 1940s were a time of rapid growth with a US Army airfield
constructed near town.
Albuquerque continues to develop today as a competitive
economic & tourism area.