Category Archives: New Mexico

Four Corners Monument and Navajo National Monument

10/09/17 Monday traveling to Page, AZ Four Corners Monument The only place in the US where you can stand in four states at once: Colorado, New Mexico, Utah and Arizona. It’s actually in thenNavajo Nation, just off Hwy 160. There … Continue reading

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Moving on – to Acoma Pueblo, NM

10/8/16 (Saturday) in Acoma Pueblo, NM (Sky City Casino-GS: – $20/night) Poor John had to do his chores in the cold, biting wind. We were on our way, just the same, by 8:40. Would you believe it, there was an … Continue reading

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Pre Travel Day

10/7/16 (Friday) in Pena Blanca, NM (Tetilla Peak Recreation Area-COE) We spent our morning with computer projects: I worked on the blog and John paid bills and then getting his promotion elements set up and sent to Verizon, for those … Continue reading

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Bandelier National Monument and Manhattan Project National Historical Park

10/6/16 (Thursday) in Pena Blanca, NM (Tetilla Peak Recreation Area-COE) We had a good night’s sleep and it was a beautiful day so we wanted to visit the two NPS places today. First, though, John called Verizon for help with … Continue reading

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Day of Rest

10/5/16 (Wednesday) in Pena Blanca, NM (Tetilla Peak Recreation Area-COE) Neither of us slept all that well last night. We’d planned to go to Bandelier National Monument today but after putting our picnic lunch together I said I’d rather stay … Continue reading

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John’s New Phone Adventure

10/4/16 (Tuesday) in Pena Blanca, NM (Tetilla Peak Recreation Area-COE) This morning we both tackled a number of household projects. Our gray tank was at 2/3rd (John hadn’t emptied it before we got here), so he used buckets and the … Continue reading

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Visit With My Sister and Her Husband in Santa Fe

10/3/16 (Monday) in Pena Blanca, NM (Tetilla Peak Recreation Area-COE) Remember our exciting time trying to find our camp site yesterday? Well, we had some similar excitement today. Long story short, there were 2 addresses: 30 Buffalo Thunder Road that … Continue reading

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Moving on – to Pena Blanca, NM

10/2/16 (Sunday) in Pena Blanca, NM (Tetilla Peak Recreation Area-COE) Because we had a 4 hour trip ahead of us we left early at 7:45. Remember those mountains that were surrounding Trinidad? That’s what we headed into right off the … Continue reading

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Moving on – to Sun Valley, AZ and Petrified Forest National Park

4/22/15 Wednesday in Sun Valley, AZ (Crystal Forest Gift Museum & Gift Shop-dry camping) We left right at 9 to avoid any congestion in Albuquerque and it worked. Still on Route 66, basically. All freeway (I-40) until the Petrified Forest … Continue reading

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So Long Albuquerque

4/21/15 Tuesday in Tijeras,NM (Hidden Valley-ROD) Beautiful sunny, calm day. Great for taking it easy before our big trip tomorrow. So since we did little of any significance except shop for groceries, I’ll post images of the Albuquerque area. We … Continue reading

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