Category Archives: New Mexico

BELOW NAVAJO LAKE DAM WILL BE CLOSED FOR IMPROVEMENTS

Got an email update from New Mexico Department of Fish and Game.  I was going to blow it off until I saw it was about the San Juan River.  It hasn’t been that long since Margo and I stayed at … Continue reading

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FINALLY GOT TO THE MOUNTAINS IN THE VAN

You are reading the words of a happy, happy adventurer. HappyDog and I made the first adventure van trip to the mountains. A stop at the mountain home for a tub of stuff was fortuitous. It became not only storage … Continue reading

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RECENT VISITS TO THE SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS

With the house finished and the move to the Basin stretched out I have gone to the mountain again and again.  Each time I turn onto Bailey Canyon Road and each time am awarded the prime hang out spot.  It … Continue reading

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SANTA ROSA LAKE STATE PARK, NM. SEPT. 23, 2017.

Location: Rocky Point Campground, Santa Rosa Lake State Park, New Mexico and then home. Woke up to a cold rain falling. So much for putting our stuff on the table to keep it dry.  I threw on a thick flannel … 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. 20, 2017.

Location: Rocky Point Campground, Santa Rosa Lake State Park, New Mexico.  Map. After a rousing breakfast of oatmeal hidden under chopped cranberries, apples, and almonds and a hill of butter, we walked the dogs down to the water. They did … 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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