Taos Trail Inn
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... New Mexico was just over a mile and a half away. As soon as we crossed the border it would be warm, flat, cacti filled desert. Only it wasn't. In fact, is New Mexico actually Canada in disguise? Neither of us can remember a day like today since Canada: the sort of day when you finish relieved that neither you nor your bike has been physically snapped in half. As soon as we crossed into New Mexico, we began a steep, rocky, 11 mile ascent up to the Cruces Basin Wilderness and ...
... at a roadside fruit stand...just a family selling locally grown Apricots, cherries and little else. Those apricots reminded me of what I grew up with in CA and haven't been able to find since. Picked fully RIPE. They were bursting with flavor....the cherries were excellent as well. We also saw a sign by the side of the road advertising a lavender farm...they also had very fine brochures at the train depot in Santa Fe. Great marketing...but actually not worth the washboard ...
After our short hike, we tried out the rejuvenating outdoor natural hot baths which was awesome. I think I may have loved it a bit more than Dave liked it. :-) Ha! Then we visited the steam room and then the sauna. Dave lounged in the lobby by the fire while I took in more of the baths. Hopefully we'll be able to get some pictures added on here.
Dave cooked his ...
... in the USA is so relatively recent, it's always fascinating to me to see a place that has been inhabited for hundreds, of years. There's a charm and a mystique about places like this. We spoke with natives and did our own self guided tour. Our next stop was out at the Rio Grande Gorge. In spite of warnings for those with fears of heights, we walked out to the center of the bridge and spent some time viewing and photographing this very ...
... The boys even liked the tour and the guide was very informative and not boring.
Picked up lunch at Bode's General Store. It's been there a long time. They have everything. (the population of Abiuiu is 478) Took our cheese sandwiches down the road to Abiquiu Lake for a scenic picnic lunch on a bluff overlooking Pedernal and the lake.The weather was perfect. ...