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Hiked trail to Smith's Spring. 285N thru Carlsbad NM then 82W to Cloudcroft. Booked in here till Thursday, looks interesting place - first one we could even consider - but arrived at dusk so will take time to explore the local climate...cultural/political/weather... .to divine whether any possibility at all. Now have accommo with Brandi's friend in Santa Fe for the weekend so will be heading up ...
... The temperature quickly returned to the 90s. While in the mountains we did get rained on in New Mexico. Just in case you were keeping track. The state park is well maintained. We saw another tarantula, and Matt decided to poke it with his finger. It quickly spun around and lifted its front legs. Hugh thought it was pretty funny. There were signs warning about cougars, so Roxanne was paranoid that we would all be eaten in our ...
Alamogordo NM; home to White Sands Missile Range. Who cares? you ask. Think of a time when WWII was getting very ugly in 1945 and then the US dropped two bombs that changed everything - Fat Man and Little Boy. Two massive nuclear bombs that obliterated Nagisaki and Hiroshima. The testing for the first nuclear bomb detonation (The Manhattan Project) was done at the Trinity Test Site, July 1945. The infamous testing paved the way for ...
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I think we drove over 30 km without having to turn even slightly. There is a (bad) picture of that boring road uploaded. Do you see how far it stretches?
Then we were invited to watch the sun go down in a mist of red and orange from a house on a hillside, in El Paso. Thank you!
... a BBQ. Since we would be arriving late on Sunday, we planned to visit them Monday evening.
We drove through Alamogordo and turned west on Hwy 70 for about 6 miles to Holloman AFB where we were fortunate to get an RV spot in the onbase FamCamp. The camp host told us this was the first time in weeks she had a vacancy. There are several nice RV parks in the area but we always opt for the military camps when they are available. The only problem is they are ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking