Rainbow Trout Ranch
- Airport Transportation
- Continental Breakfast
- Laundry facilities (self serve)
- Non-smoking hotel
- Hot tub
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... way, passengers are treated to varied scenery -- deserts, pine forests, river valleys, and farmland -- and occasional wildlife sightings such as deer, elk, hawks, and eagles.
We drove into Chama and stopped at the Napa Auto Parts store where we reunited with Joe's brother, Ramon, and father, Joe Vigil, Sr. (Papa Joe). We eased over the long years that had passed since our last gathering and learned that we had arrived in time to celebrate Ramon's ...
... cut the plants so they could spend three days drying out to prepare for baling. Their farm is known for having particularly beautiful green hay so we had to bale it up before it got too bleached from the sun and turned yellow. The tractor pulls a contraption that scoops up the hay from each row and, as you drive, collects it in the back, compresses it into blocks, and ties it up with string. Then it poops the bale out the back! Alex and I each took turns driving and ...
... maybe even over a billion – they were possibly the most abundant mammal in North America.
Prairie dogs are very susceptible to bubonic plague and many wild colonies have been wiped out by it. The largest recorded prairie dog' town' covered some 25,000 square miles (65,000 square kilometers). That Texas town was home to perhaps four hundred million prairie dogs. Had a great ride south but cold coming home with solid rain for the last 20 miles. A great weekend....
... peas from Char's garden at 7,800 ft altitude. Life's good!!!!
'Chama' is the western terminus of the Cumbres and Toltec Scenic Railroad, a steam-driven, narrow gauge heritage railway which carries visitors to and from Osier, CO and Antonito, CO during the ...
... later they returned exasperated and without a fish. Caleb said it was as if the fish were taunting them, jumping out of the water constantly but they only got a few nibbles. Caleb took it all in stride and ate some more treats, had some more screen time then finally headed to bed at the same time as us at 11pm. He said he still had a great birthday even though the fish "weren't a sure thing"!