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... Gila race. It's just as fun for travel by car or
motorcycle, or biking on your own, and offers a wealth of year-round
birding options. The byway crosses six climatic zones and a broad swath
of the Old West territory made famous by the daring exploits of Native
Americans, Buffalo Soldiers, frontier families and scurrilous outlaws.
You can't help but be touched by the spirits of those that have passed
... visible from the interstate....and it's tall. It's a very stark comparison...you look to your left, over top of the border fence into Mexico. El Paso has all the normal things we are accustomed to, like Home Depot, McDonalds, Kohls, Target....and Juarez has none of these.
Juarez, the city across the border from El Paso, has a murder rate that is off the chart...but down from years past. 2010 had over ...
... comforts of home” the thoughts of waking -up cold and kicking on
the heat holds no charm for us. Still, even with the uncertainty of
where we are going and what kind of weather we will stumble into, its
time to move.
Here at the Silver City RV Park, in
downtown Silver City, NM, We have meet some interesting people who
travel for different reasons. We meet two families who travel to
major bike races. One ...
... I think he'd been sitting by his tent hoping we'd soon get out. As soon as Scott exited our cocoon he asked permission to enter our camp area. Doug's his name and he's backpacking from Mexico to Cumbres Pass in CO. But, to this point he's been given two rides of about 80 miles and has walked about 15 while camping out 2 nights and moteling it the other two. He's a retired Pastor and survivor of a brutal fight with cancer. This is his victory celebration. The last 4 miles to ...
... the Sapillo Campground or north across the road from there where it crossed. Looking north seemed rather flat for awhile before getting into some trees so we drove into the campground to find that route.
Our first confirmation that we must be near the Trail was that there were cows along the road. Bethany had several run-ins with cows and wrote about them often in her Trail Journals! Bethany had also written and became very frustrated with the ...