BEST WESTERN Plus Raton Hotel
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Good clean rooms, very comfy beds, great breakfast, good value for money
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... semi's on the steep downhill slants. And just as suddenly, we found ourselves out of the mountains and back into meadows of green grass sandwiched between two mountain ranges. I always get a kick out of the prairie fences…wire held in place by posts of anything and everything that will stand. Today they were all tree branches…crooked ones and straight ones, tall ones and short ones, thick ones and thin ones, all coming together to ...
... we were glad we got to spend so much time outside in the cool air.
The storms did arrive-- we took advantage of the pool and hot tub, and had a good lunch at Tequila's, a nearby Mexican restaurant. Once the weather cleared, we went into Trinidad for the Riverwalk and Kit Carson State Park. Another swim rounded out this great ...
... was really nice of them and we realised how far it was when we had to walk back to the train station as there is no taxis in Raton.
We dumped our bags and headed to a bar just down the road for lunch. Free poured drinks for $6 we enjoyed our afternoon, good food too. Our server Eden was such a sweetheart we got her to get some toast and gave her vegemite, she loved it we told her we would be back in a few days after our little road trip. With our first Maccas meal ...
... shelf life of anyone's work is less than 24 hours.
Back on the road, northern Texas is a rolling patch of grassland and tumbleweeds - if you can call something 5X the size of Rhode Island a "patch." (I hope Andy appreciates the shout out for RI) Some farmers were working the fields spreading dust far and wide and leaving their mark as a coat of dust on the passing travelers - I guess that's what they call Texas justice.
... refreshment after several days of desert past, in southern Wyoming.
And, if the beauty and deep cleansing smell of evergreens weren't enough, the rich color of lush GREEN was richly pronounced everywhere in the occasional valleys we went through as Crush eagerly gobbled up the windy road ahead on our way to the top of the mountains.
Gigantic rock emerged from the side if the mountains, and in some places were almost large enough to be their very ...