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Crossed into New Mexico and didn't have much planned except for Deming. Took a look at the property my grandparents bought years ago. It's an acre about 5 miles east of town.
We decided to drive north to Silver City to camp. Stayed at the KOA and met a retired couple who work there. They get to keep their RV for free if ...
... a mine so large. It's a major employer here and puts food on the table of many homes in this remote region.
We leave the copper mine and decide to go to an old army base called Fort Bayard. It had to do with the indian wars, and in the days when it was still a major disease, a tuberculosis hospital. It was actually a working hospital until 2010, when it closed and the entire property of about 400 acres was abandoned. They ...
... built their homes in the caves 700 years ago.
It was about a mile hike up to see the dwellings and we crisscrossed back and forth across bridges over the Gila River to get there. There was volunteers at the start of the trail keeping track of who was heading up and warning people that the trail is steep in some parts, and to be careful of rattlesnakes. They said ...
... all spinning at once. There was an
overall cast of brown dust hanging over basin. With wildfires to the
west and snow to the north, New Mexico will work for now.
Each time we have moved north by a hundred
miles, we have turn back the calender on spring by at least ten days.
This is evident by the photos of the flowers that I have been sending
you. We have had days of over 100* since March. Atop ...
... station worked the same as those at the campgrounds and it was worth the $4 a person that we paid.
We arrived at the National Monument Visitor Center in time to look around at the displays, watch the video and stamp our National Park Service passport book. The book is a fun way to keep track of all the National Parks we've visited. I mentioned we had signed up for a tour. This was in place of going to the Cliff Dwellings themselves which are ...