Geronimo Trail Guest Ranch
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Kids activities or Babysitting
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... br> We went today to see a ghost town called Lake Valley. This town had started because of a huge silver mine discovered in the area. The silver was mined our rather quickly, but then they found manganese, which was mined for use during WWI. After the war, the town dwindled and many people moved on. There was a fire that destroyed 3/4 of the buildings in town, supposedly set by a disgruntled drunk behind ...
We left Albuquerque this morning and drove to Truth or Consequences, New Mexico. This town actually changed it's name from HOT SPRINGS to TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCES, because at that time there was a television show named Truth or Consequences, hosted by Ralph Edwards. Ralph visited the area and said if they would change the town's name he would give them advertising on his TV show. Well, they did, and they ...
... dwellings, and sent us on our way to the trailhead. We filled up our 5 gallon jug with water before we headed to the trail, thankful for the free water. We parked at the trailhead, made a restroom pit stop, filled up our water bottles, and walked along the river canyon making our way up the mountain to the dwellings. Once we were atop the mountain, we were greeted by two rangers. They explained that the Mogollon built the dwellings, and lived there first. Then ...
... T want to live there.
We all had a great time hiking the 1 mile trail up to the dwellings and back, and it was the girls first such hike of many we plan to take on this trip. I think that both of them handled the hike very well, and Sarah even said she wanted to do it again some time. It helped that there were several pine cones and rocks for them to collect along the way.
... one of the best drives of all time. At parts it felt like we were on top of the world. The chasm below felt deeper than the Grand Canyon. After almost two hours of "two hands on the steering wheel" type driving we arrived at the visitors center.
It was a small place with one of those intro video's on the small screen and a lot of Native American artifacts. The best part was the humming birds. We have birds at home but never any humming ...