Monthly Archives: June 2017

CITY OF ROCKS, JUNE 17, 2017

Location: City of Rocks State Park,   Map This was to be a special day.  We drove to Pegasus Campground and Margo and DotDog went as far as the yellow arrow. HappyDog and I broke off and headed up the mountain … Continue reading

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CITY OF ROCKS, JUNE 16, 2017

Location: City of Rocks State Park, NM.  Map. Grrrr.  Roused at dawn.  Okay, okay.  I’m up.  Yesterday, we planned to start our hike at Pegasus Campground and drift north then west, coming in midpoint of the rock grouping.  It’s the … Continue reading

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CITY OF ROCKS, JUNE 15, 2017

Location: City of Rocks State Park, NM.  Map. An early up to get in a hike before it gets too hot.  Views are muted by smoke.  Once I was home I looked it up on InciWeb.  The smoke is thicker … Continue reading

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CITY OF ROCKS, JUNE 14, 2017

Location: home to City of Rocks State Park, NM.  Park map. Off on another 2017 travel trailer adventure to add to where we’ve been: Bottomless, Elephant Butte, Caballo, Sumner Lake, and Conchas Lake.  Here is happy number six. An early … Continue reading

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CAMPING SUPPLIES FOR DOGS

Oh how I wish it were nothing more than dog bodies we have to make room for in our travel trailer.   In addition to dog food, water, bowls, leashes, and stake out cables there are some other things to include … Continue reading

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SLEEPING PAD FOR TENT CAMPING

Boy, oh boy, did I learn all about sleeping bag compression last fall.  I had gone to Lake Roberts in southwestern New Mexico within the lovely Gila National Forest.  Took an old tent Margo acquired at an auction.  With two … Continue reading

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NOISE. NOISE. NOISE.

About a quarter mile away someone is building a rammed earth home.  Don’t know what rammed earth is?  Here’s an article from Mother Earth News.  Here’s an article with lots of photos.  The tamper sounds like a jackhammer and this … Continue reading

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