Super 8 Motel
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... that backs up to the Pecos river. Upper campground is less congested. - Two well maintained hiking trails with a slight elevation gain (344 ft) are found on both sides of the river. Both trails offer excellent views of the park and surround area. - Clean ...
This will be the last entry for our Alaska trip.
We are just about home.
But our adventures will continue, will let you know when we start off again.
We have had a great time, seen some wonderful site, incredible animals, and some
Hope everyone enjoyed the trip.
... was still owned by the boy scouts. Along the way is the Kit Carson Museum at Rayado – a ranch that Kit Carson owned and lived on to be near his best friend. This ranch is on the Philmont property and the boy scouts provide the tours and help to preserve it.
Our last stop for the day was at Fort Union National Monument which was established in 1851 as the guardian of the Santa Fe Trail. During its forty year history, three ...
... was the adobe brick version; incarnation 1 was built of wood and sod, and lasted about a year. Incarnation two was a "star" (really 8 points) fort built in anticipation of the Civil War action (but which, as one of its commanders demonstrated) could be easily fired upon by cannon from the too-nearby bluffs. Incarnation 3 was significantly more developed, and larger. There are photos of what the buildings used to look like all decked ...
... gas cylinders to blow up the replacement tube, they save a great deal of time. Also, while one does get used to 50+ tonne trucks coming past at 75 mph+ and 15 - 20 ft away, it will be better not to have to duck and weave in the cross wind and slip stream. Some of the freeway shoulders are also covered in gravel and stones. Getting across an exit lane to continue down the highway when cars are exiting at 75 mph is 'exciting'. The truck ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
- Pets allowed