Alpine Lodge & Hotel
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... was half expecting to be told to stop, but the staff who walked by were all friendly and a couple even commented (positively!) on our setup. We walked the grounds-- some spots, such as one of the hot tub areas, is under construction, and the pool is too small for such a large place, but there are many small, well-kept gardens and strolling around is ...
Tuesday, June 4 – We left Taos and headed north and could see in the distance the Taos Mountain Ski Area. Taos Ski Valley is New Mexico's best downhill ski area and during the summer there are hiking trails throughout the forest. At the base of the mountain you can find condos, restaurants, bars and other lodging. It’s a real nice four season resort area.
The Carson National Forest was on our right driving ...
It took hours to drive through the flat hell of north-west Texas. The miles seemed to get longer and longer, and it was so dry. Nothing but a brown, flat horizon, punctuated by stinky stockyards, red road signs, oil pumps, and wind farms. No wonder. The wind whips across those plains and you have to hold the steering wheel at a 45 degree angle just to stay in the lane. We made an overnight stop in Abilene on the way north ...
... You can definately see the Spanish influence at the Pueblo as around 75 percent of the Indian inhabitants are catholic and attend the catholic church at the Pueblo. We then went to visit another prominent Spanish church at Ranchos de Taos, the San Francisco de Asis church built in the 18th century. Returning to scoundrels, this time a Spanish one, I found a monument in the Plaza of Padre Antonio Martinez who was a catholic priest in ...
... and returned back to drop off our "official" visitor's badges. We were given the "special option" of walking over to the current worksite behind the Visitor's Center to see some building in action. We trod through the mud to come upon a couple of guys on lunch break. We were givien specific instructions not to disturb them, so we uneasily glanced around at a very muddy worksite then turned around and headed ...