Leaving town forced us to head up into the mountains and on I-40 we topped out at about 8000 feet. After going through Tucumcari we headed north to the park. The only campground that was open was the very large … Read More
Enchanted Trails used to be a trading post on Route 66 on the mesa west of Albuquerque. The office is full of what might best be described as Route 66 memorabilia. Great stuff! And it doesn’t end there. There’s a … Read More
We were greeted by a large flock of red-winged blackbirds as we entered the campground. Sites were dirt and some gravel. Ours was very close to the highway. It was OK as an overnight stop.
Leasburg Dam State Park is perched on a small rise overlooking the Rio Grande. Unfortunately the river has been captured behind Elephant Butte dam many miles upstream, so there is no water at this time of year except for puddles … Read More