Elk Mountain Lodge

37485 Highway 126, Jemez Springs, New Mexico, 87025, United States | Hotel
 

Travel Blogs from Jemez Springs

Sledding Down a Sand Dune

A travel blog entry by evieandstaci on Jun 26, 2014

1 comment, 25 photos

Typically, Best Western (the hotel chain we are staying at on the trip) offers continental breakfast in the morning. At the Las Cruces location, they had a breakfast buffet! We had breakfast potatoes, a casserole, cereal, biscuits and gravy, and eggs. What is interesting is that that location has been the cheapest so far.

We finished …

Bandelier NM/ Los Alamos - Home of the Atomic Bomb

A travel blog entry by gsnakehill

1
57

... because you are driving through the LA National Laboratory where the Manhattan Project was born. Driving in they searched our RV (our choice we didn’t want to take the longer way with more curves) and driving back we were escorted. Two great museums in town (all museums free), the Bradbury Science Museum and the Los Alamos History Museum. The history of the town is fascinating and Juniper Cg is a great place to camp while you are touring the ...

The Atomic City

A travel blog entry by paulandjemma

10

... We were able to see life sized replicas of the Little Boy (uranium) and Fat Man (plutonium) bombs that were dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki respectively.

Nowadays the laboratory, with an annual budget of $2.2 billion, is still by far the largest employer in the town of some 18,000 people that has grown up around it. Over ten thousand people work there and Los Alamos has consequently become the best educated town in the USA with the highest proportion ...

"I am an American Citizen"

A travel blog entry by cphenly

40

... after explaining that those who have arranged to take the modified oath may say "promise" instead of "swear," and that they may skip the bit about bearing arms in a war at the behest of the government. When she was done, she had them all sit down, and then she said, "Right this minute, in your outside voice, you can say, 'I am an American Citizen.'" Rather touching. I posted photos of each of the 15.

Obama made an appearance via ...

Hanging out with the Rugpors

A travel blog entry by anni.porter

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24

Well we're getting kind of close to the end of yet another wonderful holiday - however still a couple of days to go and we're so much enjoying a change of pace just relaxing here with Reid and Kristy.

Reid and Kristy had said we could have the use of one of their cars while we were here but on Tuesday we ended up just having a day at home. There was a mountain of washing after our camping trip so we just kept the washing machine hard at it ...

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This hotel, located on 37485 Highway 126, Jemez Springs, is near Fenton Lake State Park.
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