Drifter Motel, Restaurant and Lounge
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... br> feast days the usually quiet valley community of San Lorenzo overflows
with pilgrims walking to the small miracle room tucked into the local
church. Watch for the cutoff to Bear Canyon Lake, a little gem offering
fishing and other recreation, and a picturesque, intermittent
The byway crosses twice over the mountainous hydrological divide that
separates watersheds that drain into the ...
... up in something I did not expect on a major interstate highway. We went through a border patrol checkpoint. All lanes from the interstate are routed through checkpoints, one for cars and one for trucks. I chose trucks as we are so big. Just as you approach the booth, you roll through a bunch of sensors and such set up along the road. We pulled up, and the border patrol officer said "Are all occupants United ...
... with three young sons, who is the
top rider in Arizona this year. Another couple from the Bay Area in
California, with a special needs son, here also for the race. The
race, “Silver City's Tour of the Gila”. True, Lance wasn't here
but that didn't dampen any spirits, in fact race week enjoyed perfect
weather! More on that here:
This RV park also accepts ...
... turning at Silver (local slang) to bike the continental divide and end up in Seattle. He will raft in Moab along the way. A marine engineer by trade, but judging from all his adventure, he just works as he adventures.
Fascinating man. Canoed down Alabama river to Florida and thru the Everglades to Key West. He rode a 4 wheeler thru Mexico, all on dirt roads to Guatemala. Interesting.
So many people in Silver told us of ...
... and forts that protected the trade routes to Santa Fe. This is a big farming area because the Rio Grande irrigates the fields (we didn’t see any water). This area is known for the alfalfa, chilies, onions, corn, cotton and pecans. New Mexico State University is also located here.
I can’t say I was impressed with this town or city. There are a lot of housing developments here but still this region looks poor. We also had ...