Category Archives: Pets

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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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 18, 2017

Location: Conchas Lake, Bell Pointe Campground, New Mexico.  35.428573, -104.192930. Ye Gods!  Woke to stinging rain and huge winds.  Whitecaps on the lake, even in the protected areas.  Squirrels yelled “Kowabunga” as they surfed across from the west side.  We … 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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WE HADN’T PLANNED ON TAKING A BROOM

Well, that was silly. As soon as we got to the Caballo campsite, we needed a broom to sweep a big pile of leaves away from the corner where the rock walls met.  Just the place for a rattlesnake or … Continue reading

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THIRD FULL DAY AT LAKE SUMNER STATE PARK, NM APRIL 18, 2017

Location: Pecos Campground, Sumner Lake State Park, New Mexico.  Sumner Lake State Park Map (pdf). Today we would hike the Fox Run Trail next to the Eastside Campground. It skirts the water.  Lots of rocks, plants, and cottontail rabbits.  Hot … Continue reading

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