Travel Blogs from Las Vegas
This morning, we drove up to the Fort Union National Monument, about 20 miles north of Las Vegas, New Mexico. This put us right back in the neighborhood of the United World College, which is about five miles to the north and west of Las Vegas. The national monument preserves the remnants of the third incarnation of a fort that guarded the area from …
Campsite Site #24-C - New Mexico State Park with site water nearby , & dump station. Elevation about 5,837 ft. Notes - Our site sits on a bluff over looking the Pecos River - Covered picnic table w/ rock columns. - El Cerro upper campground overlooks the ...
This will be the last entry for our Alaska trip.
We are just about home.
But our adventures will continue, will let you know when we start off again.
We have had a great time, seen some wonderful site, incredible animals, and some
Hope everyone enjoyed the trip.
... a land grant and mont meaning mountains.. One of ten children and a twin brother who died when he was 18. Waite owned his own oil company and made a lot of money. Two of his other brothers started Phillips Petroleum which is now Phillips 76. Waite and his wife sold the company for 25 million and did not put it in stocks so he was not hit by the depression. He bought land and a ranch in New Mexico and lots of it. Each year they donated half their income ...
We passed Santa Rosa, New Mexico, home of the Blue Hole – an 80’ blue water sinkhole that apparently is a magnet for Scuba divers. Can’t be many places to Scuba in New Mexico and west Texas. Along I-40, a road belonging to the Birdwell Ranch traverses I-40 near the New Mexico-Texas state line. Seems like the ranch cut a deal with the Feds when I-40 was built across their land. We watched a pick-up truck pick its way across the east- and westbound ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking
Attractive and comfortable. Must be best hotel in town.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.