Category Archives: Hiking

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 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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IT WAS MOSTLY CLEAR A COUPLE OF MINUTES AGO

Ya gotta be aware in the mountains.  I’ll give you an example.  At 4:30pm I decided to take HappyDog for a mile and a half hike on our almost private hiking path.  A bit away from the house I get … Continue reading

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CONCHAS LAKE, NM. MAY 19, 2017

Location: Conchas Lake, Bell Pointe Campground, New Mexico.  35.428573, -104.192930. Friday, our last full day at the park.  Finally, the winds were dying down.  The drizzle woke me with a tap-tap-tapping sound on the membrane of the roof.  The sky … Continue reading

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CONCHAS LAKE, NM. MAY 16, 2017

Location Conchas Lake, Bell Point Campground, New Mexico.  35.428573, -104.192930. It’s mighty hard to sleep late in a small travel trailer.  Even shaded, the windows let in a lot of light.  At dawn we tossed a couple of bananas in … Continue reading

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BLUFF SPRINGS, NEW MEXICO. MAY 12, 2017

Location: Bluff Springs Recreation Area, Upper Rio Penasco Road, approximately 3.55 miles east of Highway 6563. We just got back from a week at Conchas Lake State Park.  Went to Bluff Springs a couple of days before we left… The … Continue reading

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