Category Archives: Hiking

SANTA ROSA LAKE STATE PARK, NM. SEPT. 22, 2017.

Location: Rocky Point Campground, Santa Rosa Lake State Park, New Mexico.  Map. A good night’s sleep. Nothing rattling dog bowls. The nice teacher/game warden couple were gone when we woke up. A family with four kids under 11 arrived yesterday … Continue reading

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SANTA ROSA LAKE STATE PARK, NM. SEPT. 21, 2017.

Location: Rocky Point Campground, Santa Rosa Lake State Park, New Mexico.  Map. Awful, awful night’s sleep. Could not turn off my brain. At 4:10am I wondered if I should just get up. It’s really irritating to hear Margo softly snoring. … Continue reading

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SANTA ROSA LAKE STATE PARK, NM. SEPT. 19, 2017.

Location: Rocky Point Campground, Santa Rosa Lake State Park, New Mexico.  Map. A broken night’s sleep. It’s not that unusual for me to sleep poorly the first night in a new location. However, this was caused by extraneous things. About … Continue reading

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SANTA ROSA LAKE STATE PARK, NM. SEPT. 18, 2017

Location: Home to Santa Rosa Lake State Park, New Mexico Didn’t I just get back from a trip? Yep. I had two full days home before we pulled out on the next travel trailer trip. We pulled out in our … Continue reading

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HOT SUMMER IS OVER, JULY 20, 2017

My body and my mind are having a hard time wrapping themselves around the fact that tonight I am writing in bed under the covers and shivering from a humid 61 degrees.  61.  Nice number.  Haven’t seen it since early … Continue reading

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A LITTLE CAMPING PREP — POLES, TENT

   

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BLUFF SPRINGS, MAY 31, 2017

Location: Bluff Springs, Lincoln National Forest, NM Even before late June’s intense heat I was going to the forest to chill out.  This is what I saw on one of those days.          

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