Category Archives: New Mexico

ON THE WAY TO NAVAJO LAKE STATE PARK, AUG. 12, 2017

Location: Home to KOA Bernalillo, New Mexico Yes, we were on the road again with the travel trailer, our destination a butt-flattening and relationship-straining nine hours away.  For this reason we book ended a stop in Bernalillo, NM.  Sandwiched between … Continue reading

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TWO TRIPS TO BAILEY CANYON ROAD

Ah, Summer Solstice Day.  Because it threatened to be one of the hottest days of the year, I headed to the mountains to enjoy 25 degrees lower temperatures — the difference between torture and comfort.  I had intended to go … Continue reading

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PERCHA DAM STATE PARK, JULY 14, 2017

Location: Percha Dam State Park, Arrey, New Mexico. It rained last night.  Not enough to keep workers out of the field. Watched the workers harvest the rest of the onion field.  I must admit I got tired of hearing a … Continue reading

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PERCHA DAM STATE PARK, JULY 13, 2017

Location: Percha Dam State Park, Arrey, New Mexico. We head out early to Caballo Lake to fish in calmer water.  Got some great places picked out thanks to our March trip.  Caballo Lake is maybe a couple of miles away.  … Continue reading

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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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FOREST TRIP NEXT TO SLEEPY GRASS CAMPGROUND, JUNE 8, 2017

Found myself a new quick exit hangout spot in the forest for those days and weeks when the fire meter sign outside of Cloudcroft is pointed at “High”.  It’s also high season for tourists, and I just don’t trust the … Continue reading

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CITY OF ROCKS, JUNE 18, 2017

Location: City of Rocks State Park, NM.  Then home. Wow.  We are getting good at getting on the road.  Managed it quietly so others around us could sleep in.  Yesterday, mobile dwellers came in and filled all the slots.  Campsites … Continue reading

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