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... detail in them.
One thing we found helpful was a description of what formations we were looking at - a simple thing but useful. Examples
Window - a hole in a wall of rock
Bridge - a hole with water running through it
Arch - a Bridge with no water running through it
Plateau - mountain with flat top
Mesa - high steep sided small plateau
Butte - small mesa
Bluff - steep hill or cliff with broad rounded front
Ridge - ...
... thing I did was inquire at the front desk about a local post office. My 2 Pelican rig was not working out for me as the top one kept bouncing around and hitting me. Also keeping it just to carry in my other luggage was not worth it. I downsized the rig to the single largest case and moved my laptop and a few items into it. I decided against lugging Churchill with me the whole time as well so I stopped at the Post Office and mailed my laptop Pelican ...
... of the ocean…flowing and free.
We saw a lot of cows today. At one place, we saw three adults and about a dozen youngsters and I thought, this must be day care, for this many cows could not have born this many calves. And we chuckled about it. And we saw a lot of horses…graceful creatures with their beautiful sleek bodies and legs…grazing in the pastures while the wind blew softly through their manes.
And we found ...
... like me. Spacious building (former Western Airlines terminal), shower (badly needed after the heat and dust at Ryan), courtesy cars, AND a war museum with ham radio station! Of course I had to get on the air on 20m last night ;-) This was a WWII bomber training base and many of the relics from that era are on display in the museum and terminal. I love it! This may be another "near miss" with CA since she is due in today, but I have to play the weather to go north. I ...
... I walked over to check in while Shirley walked Molly. Since we had the pick of the sites, but one, we settled in, but only after being chewed on by several thousand mosquitoes.
After spraying myself with lots of bug spray, I decided it was time to wash off several miles of dirt, grime, and bugs on the Jeep which took almost an hour.
The next morning we opted ...