West Street Inn
Travel Blogs from Silver City
... 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 ...
We climbed into the tent last night and it was sooo cold. We had layers and layers on and still slept a little cool. We were off the main road on a dirt side road. There seemed to be nothing around us, but in the middle of the night, twice, a barking sound awakened us. It did not sound like a dog, but do coyotes bark? It was a high pitch like a coyote, but incessant barking. I've heard coyotes howl forever, but not bark. We continued climbing this morning until ...
... of road construction between the Visitor Center and the Historic Monument site itself. The tour was to a nearby site that has not been excavated or developed so we were given a map that showed the indications of how the site had been when inhabited. We did walk around to 5-6 of the locations on the map and there were lots of pottery s******** the ground everywhere but not much else to see. The volunteer giving the tour confessed that it was really hard ...
... to grab lunch and ice cream at a Wendy's.
When we went back to the airport, the heavy lunch and warm temperatures caught up with me, so I took a quick 15-minute 'combat nap' in the lounge's recliner. The pilots amongst my readers can relate to the joys of just such a situation.
We took off and climbed as quickly as we could to cooler air. About an hour farther West, Sean informed me that he really needed ...
... some wine and a cigar we packed it in. Tracy went ahead and got a KOA card as Michael had suggested and saved around 10% of what the card cost. It will serve us well the rest of the trip.
We ate a wonderful breakfast of green chilis, hash browns, onions, bacon, and eggs on top with flour tortillas to scoop it up. The Southwest scramble at Adobe Springs cafe is recommended. We are gonna try and make it back there tomorrow afternoon : ...