Anyone who has read up on Western history will know Fort Sumner: this is the place where General Carleton exiled the Navajo and Apache in an attempt to 'civilize' them – with catastrophic results – and is also the site of Billy the Kid's last showdown with Sheriff Pat Garrett. If you're not into history, however, keep on driving.
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