The Glass Mountains or Gloss Mountains are a series of mesas and buttes that extend from the Permian red beds of the Blaine Escarpment of northwestern Oklahoma in Major County. The Glass Mountains stretch west along US Highway 412 from Orienta south of the Cimarron River. The name comes from the sparkling selenite crystals on the slopes and tops of the mesas.
Roman Nose State Park in Oklahoma offers many breathtaking views of the canyon, gypsum rock cliffs and is home to three natural springs. Group camps, picnic areas, tent campsites and RV campsites with hookups are located throughout the park. The area also offers excellent opportunities for fall foliage and wildlife viewing
One of the residents of Portales New Mexico has a collection of 75 windmills from around the world. You can drive by and see all of the beautiful windmills. On a good and windy day they will be turning and charming the eyes of viewers. Address 1506 Killgore St., Portales, NM Phone (505) 356-6263