TownePlace Suites Farmington
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... had some protection for much longer. The property has been under the control of the U.S. Forest Service for a long time and it continues to be under their control. The USFS lets a group called the Chimney Rock Interpretive Association conduct the tours of the area.
You must pay a $15 fee for a tour in order to drive up to the upper parking lot. That :"tour" could be a self-guided tour of the Great Kiva Trail, a 1/3 mile ...
We spent about 6 hours on the road today. We traveled further through the Grand Canyon and even made it to Four corners on the borders of Colorado, Arizona, New Mexico, and Utah. We traveled most of the day through Navajo land and are camping at a campground on Navajo territory. Tomorrow we begin the journey into Texas and should end somewhere around ...
... ve been perfect place and timing, but rooms were going for between $109 and $169 a night. There was no place there friendly to tent campers.
Tent campers can't camp anywhere. I look for a sign welcoming tents specifically. Signs that say "RV Park" or "RV Resort" are not actually campgrounds. These are neighborhood's were people live seasonally long term. "Overnighters," as they call us, are a danger to the community really. Places that announce they are a campground ...
Today on our way from the Cumbres and Toltec to the Durango and Silverton we stopped in at the Bolack Electromechanical Museum in Farmington New Mexico. This is called a museum but it is really the "collection" of Tommy Bolack of anything things electrical or mechanical. His collection consists of an old steam locomotive, an old airplane (DC-3), numerous electric power meters, a transmitter from the local TV station, and lots more. ...
... God gave us an extra dose of encouragement power with these kids. The Navajo reservations are a demographic that don't typically come to mind when thinking of underprivileged, rough kids. But it's just as real. The kids lacked self-motivation and self-confidence. If one couldn't get the screen to stretch enough to snap it in, she stood up to let someone else do it. We took moments like those to instill a little self-confidence and perseverance. ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking