On the way to Chaco Culture National Historical Park from Taos, NM. We took the slightly longer route through the Carson National Forest. In Tierra Amarilla we crossed the El Vado Dam. The road across the dam was one lane and dirt. Cross with care. left view right… Read More Camp at Chaco Culture NHP
3.19.17 We crossed the border into New Mexico this morning and decided to stop in Carlsbad at the caverns. The weather in southern New Mexico was very hot. We walked around in the visitor center a little bit to check it out, but couldn’t tour the caverns this time because of Devlin. Leaving an animal… Read More TO ROSWELL and BEYOND!
3.18.17 Penny’s Diner in Apline, TX provided a warm breakfast after camping in Marathon. With full bellies and coffee to go we pushed on to what we thought would be our last day in Texas. Getting out of Texas has proven more difficult than we thought. Good thing we had fun! Thanks to the recommendation… Read More Even MORE Texas…
3.16.17 – Part 2 For a quick recap – We skipped camping at Enchanted Rock because of the rain. Booked a room at the Days Inn of Sonora, TX where a billboard to Sonora Caverns was right in our face. Bought some local beer to drink in the room which led to a facebook post.… Read More Marathon, TX
3.16.17 Exhausted after all the hiking, we drove a while and stopped at the Days Inn off HWY 10 in Sonora, TX. From the parking space outside of our hotel room I could see a billboard for the Sonora Caverns. We were just talking about cave tours earlier, so the billboard intrigued me a bit.… Read More Sonora Caverns, TX
After our wonderful stay with James and Shirley, we headed southwest for Colorado Bend State Park for a night of camping ⛺️ in the Texas wilderness. We made a pit stop off the highway for gas and saw signs for the ORIGINAL fried pies. No idea what those are. When in Rome! Or, when in… Read More Camping at Colorado Bend SP, TX
Hi, Friends! Saturday (3.11.17) we left Hot Springs in the rain and drove 6 hours to Irving (a town outside of Dallas), TX where we were welcomed with open arms by Shirley, James, Logan and Daisy… The Rakestraw’s! The last few days have been relaxing and fun. Shirley and James took us to check out… Read More D5-8: Irving, TX
Day 4 3.10.17 Fantastic decision on our part last night. After a little TLC with Devlin, Everybody got a good nights sleep and was well rested this morning. …Though still mildly crabby on my part. -K We decided to take care of a couple things and hike today so we planned to stay one more… Read More D4: Hot Springs, Arkansas *VIDEO*