Chinati Hot Springs
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- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... this campground cat named marmalade came to greet us. Mollie was not happy and started screaming at her and we couldn't calm her down. This cat just sat and stared at us for about ten minutes with Mollie going nuts. We decided to walk around the place and setup tent later. Marmalade was gone when we got back ...
Day 1 It didn't take me long to find myself all alone once again in nature. This time the environment is completely different. I've found myself in the Chisos Mountains of Big Bend National Park. The park, running along the bend in the Rio Grande and the border of Mexico Is mostly desert with scattered rock formation similar to what I've seen in Utah, but at its center are the 7,000 Ft. Chisos. The mountains remind me of Zion, with thier red towering rock ...
... Along this road we stopped at an old film set on the Rio Grande where they had filmed 8 westerns, we stopped when we saw a vulture sunning itself to the rising sun and stopped many times along the river for photo ops across the river into Mexico. We missed the spot where apparently you can park up and get a boat across into Mexico to a tiny town - ah well, next time!
Brilliant morning ride!
... A food truck! It is called Food Shark so of course we had to try the food. I ordered the Mediterranean plate and John had the Tacos al pastor. Both very good. The food truck is located by the train tracks and has a nice picnic bench area under a large awning to provide some covering. And of course nice table decorations. This was a great lunch and worth the diversion from the normal trek. The trip to Marfa took us 1 hour away from our Midland ...
... and used by the artists and such. Laurie will talk about those in her comments. I liked the old base......I like exploring things from the past. I told Laurie that I liked the place because, due to my life's work and lifelong study of history, I understood the buildings and their history. She understands the art they contain.
We left after exploring and rode to Fort Davis, TX, just in time for everything to close. It was a ...