Super 8 Benson
Travel Blogs from Benson
But I made it!!!
The ride back ended up being so much fun! Steep hills and the occasional headwind made it a challenge. For the most part it was fast downhill, hardly any traffic, and a sweet tailwind on some of the hills! We were able to have fun with it because we had lightened our load by leaving stuff with Brian since he was getting picked up by friends. Those ...
We got an early start from Albuquerque, pulling out of the driveway at 0700. Once we had cleared the city it became evident that there wasn't much between Querky and Tombstone, our eventual destination.
We didn't get any photos of the drive, mainly because my co pilot and navigator was either asleep or having minor freakouts as we passed through several very mountainous areas.
We arrived in Tombstone dead on 4:30pm, ...
... our neighbors. They suggested we go to Chiricahua
National Monument. We drove through Willcox, not too much to see and the wine
tours were closed so we went on to the monument. Soooo glad we did.
Now, I want to tell you about a lesson we learn. Remember
when I told you about a hike we took to Bull Meadows in Organ Pipe Cactus
National Monument. We did not have any water with us….yes I know….we are in the
... is locked with two locks, and only one person has the combination to either of the locks...while someone else has the combination to the other. Once the launch codes are taken out and validated and the target package selected, the launch keys on the console are turned to initiate the launch. The targets were numbered one, two, and three. There is no indication what or where the targets actually were. The idea was that one person, ...
... a mile or so to find a place wide enough to turn around. We turn around and come back to where he is, and pull off the road. I open the window and ask if he need help. He thanks us profusely and tells us how nice we were to turn around, but says he's fine and just stopped to rest. We find another place to turn back around and continue our trip.
We continue through a hundred and twenty more miles of ...