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Elevation #13 Speleo-gasm – 2010 Guadalupe Mts caving, NM

4/2/10 – From the New Mexico Digital archive, comes Elevation #13: Speleo-gasm. Named after the phenominal speleothems (cave formations) in this cave. Using single rope technique, and a well-lit multi-cam rig, the team rappels into a new cave in the Guadalupe mountains in southern New Mexico. Elevation 13: Speleo-gasm Produced by New Mexico Digital http://www.nm-digital.com … Continue reading »

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Elevation #12 – Lava Tube Caving Adventure – New Mexico

A lava tube caving adventure in El Malpais National Monument, New Mexico

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Elevation Season 2 – Ep#1: “Sixty” – Cave Rappelling in New Mexico

The NMD team descends into cave Sixty. Using single rope technique, and a well-lit multi-cam rig, the team rappels into a new cave in the Carlsbad Caverns National Park. Elevation season 2 – Episode 1: Sixty Directed and edited by Mike Ward and Dan Otero Camera by: Mike Ward, Justin Marley, and Dan Otero Featuring … Continue reading »

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The Troll’s Demise – A cave fable

The Troll’s Demise is a cave fable by Dan Otero. This short film chronicles the last hours of the Tall True Tree Troll, as he’s turned to stone by Trogla, a stone golem of the northern New Mexico Lapidolite mine. Caught up in the saga is professor Roberts, a UNM geology professor touring and discussing … Continue reading »

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2013 Bike Map and Stats

2013 was a big year for the New Mexico Digital crew. Here are the stats: Year End Stats 2013 2012 2011 Biking Miles 926 720 320 Hiking Miles 89 94 60 Camp Nights 28 28 22 Caves 12 10 4 Hot Springs 12 5 5 Biking Miles – 926.  The attached map shows a detail … Continue reading »

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