Planning Maps of the Southwestern United States

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    Planning Map of Arizona

    Arizona Planning Map
    ••• Planning Map of Arizona. United States Department of the Interior

    Arizona is known as the Grand Canyon State. The main cities and urban areas in Arizona are Phoenix (the Capitol), Tucson and Flagstaff. Arizona is one of the Four Corners states. It borders New Mexico, Utah, Nevada, California, touches Colorado, and has a 389-mile (626 km) international border with the states of Sonora and Baja California in Mexico.

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    Planning Map of Colorado

    Colorado Planning Map
    ••• Planning Map of Colorado. United States Department of the Interior

    Colorado is known as the Rocky Mountain State. Colorado is known for its ski areas and stunning beauty. ​Denver is the capitol and largest city. Colorado Springs is the next largest city.

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    Planning Map of New Mexico

    New Mexico Planning Map
    ••• Planning Map of New Mexico. United States Department of the Interior

    New Mexico is known as The Land of Enchantment. The capital is Santa Fe. Other large towns and tourist draws are Albuquerque, Taos, and Gallup. New Mexico is known as a Native American art and cultural center with many Native American pueblos.

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    Planning Map of Nevada

    Nevada Planning Map
    ••• Planning Map of Nevada. United States Department of the Interior

    Nevada is known as the Silver State. It is quite a draw for people who enjoy glitz, glitter, and gambling. Las Vegas is the most well-known tourist city. Carson City, which is quaint and small, is the Capitol. Other towns of interest are Reno and South Lake Tahoe.

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    Planning Map of Texas

    Planning Map of Texas
    ••• Planning Map of Texas. United States Department of the Interior

    Texas is known as the Longhorn State, but mostly Texas is known for being BIG! The Capitol is Austin. Large cities are Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston and San Antonio.

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    Planning Map of Utah

    Planning Map of Utah
    ••• Planning Map of Utah. United States Department of the Interior

    Utah is known as the Beehive State, referencing the hard work of the founding Mormon pioneers. Utah is bordered by Idaho and Wyoming on the north and by Arizona on the south. On the east, Utah is bordered by Colorado. On the west, Utah is bordered by Nevada. Salt Lake City is the Capitol.

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    Planning Map of the United States

    Planning Map of the United States
    ••• Planning Map of the United States. United States Department of the Interior

    Reference map for your Southwest trip. The states of Colorado, Nevada, Utah, Texas, Arizona and New Mexico make up the Southwestern United States.