Travelers Lodge and RV Park
Travel Blogs from Truth or Consequences
... cliff. The river carved the caves out ages ago and native people have been using the caves for thousands of years. The walls were added by a group that stayed in the fertile river valley for thirty years hunting and farming corn, beans and squash. The place still has thick soot deposits on the ceiling from over 700 years ago. So interesting standing in the dwellings where ancient people lived their lives.Headed out of the mountains to start heading ...
... a little salt on it. Yum.
We also bought a chile Christmas wreath for our RV.
The Pecan Groves were being harvested also, however we couldn't find any unshelled pecans yet.
Short stop and now off west to our usual first stop in SW Tucson for laundry and house cleaning before we head over to Tucson Mountain park for a week of camping in the Sonoran desert.
... home). We made reservations online so we headed to our camping spot. The "lake" is really the reservoir created by the huge dam and it is empty and big. There are no boats on it, although there are several boat ramps. There are very few campers, but the facilities are tidy and the water is hot. We found a dirt road that took us all around the park and we rode with gusto checking out anything interesting – like big bugs, spiders, ...
... Luckily, this was a 'friendly' snake and he was ready to get away from me.
There was a lady and her husband from Nevada that were work camping and they were the only other people around for miles. She came out of her 5th wheel and opened the doors to the school house and showed us through. This is the only building that had some restoration done to it, but the walls were starting to cave in ...
We left Albuquerque this morning and drove to Truth or Consequences, New Mexico. This town actually changed it's name from HOT SPRINGS to TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCES, because at that time there was a television show named Truth or Consequences, hosted by Ralph Edwards. Ralph visited the area and said if they would change the town's name he would give them advertising on his TV show. Well, they did, and they ...
Other places to stay in Truth or Consequences
2270 N Date , Truth or Consequences | 1 star hotelfrom $65
2205 North Date Street, Truth or Consequences | 3 star hotelfrom $87
501 McAdoo St, Truth or Consequences | Hotelfrom $99
- Rude staff
- Why go to TorC? For the Sierra Grande Lodge!
- Did you love "Northern Exposure"?