El Rancho Motel
Travel Blogs from Raton
- Today I'm really happy because I'm headed to Texas!
- I got gas this morning after stopping for coffee and filled up my tank
- The bathrooms were actually pretty clean
- Now I have my road trip CD playing and I'm pumped to go to one of my favorite states
... had enough to bring me and the camper to her cabins in Trinidad.</li><li>There I worked for 4 days for $150 a day.</li><li>I rested one day.</li><li>The last day we went to go see historical cites. </li><li>She gave me ice when I left and i got to refill my gallon water bottles in the ...
... signs indicated we I were heading in the right direction SUGARITE STATE PARK. We stopped at the information center then proceeded on down a pave two lane road , houses on the left, Lake Alice on the right. We rounded a curve and saw a large brown bear in the road. Of course, I couldn't get camera fast enough for picture, but it was nice to see him. The campground is on the left, with a very small sign, so of course we blew past before ...
... There were attempts to save it starting around 1929 but they were unsuccessful until 1954 when it was declared a national monument. By then the ruins of the fort were in pretty bad shape. The National Park Service has done their best since then to stabilize the ruins but there really isn't a lot left.
I first went to the ...
... hard downhill. Don joined us for the last 25 miles and we slogged our way to Raton.
Congratulations to the European Ryder Cup team! I’ve been bursting to say something but the Americans have been so complimentary about the Queen’s Jubilee, the British cycling team, Bradley Wiggins’ success in the Tour de France and super-complimentary about the spectacularly hosted Olympics, that the word G-O-L-F has not passed my ...
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