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New Mexico Wildfires Sit Rep | May 23, 2018

STATEWIDE, New Mex. – We are all about covering wildfire news for those that are burning anyplace in the United States to around the Globe.  Here is the sitrep for Wednesday, May 23, 2018, for the State of New Mexico. 411 more words


New Mexico II ~ Aliens! Indians! Cowboys! & Pie!

Having visited the White Sands Missile Range Ed wanted to head over to Roswell, New Mexico and the Roswell Museum and Art Center where there’s a permanent exhibit on… 2,187 more words


#03 - Gila National Forest

Hi there! Thanks for checking out the blog! I thought I’d keep up the theme of featuring areas around NM that I try to spend time in whenever I get the chance. 539 more words

Really, Really, Really Need to Start Reading Trail Descriptions: Black Range Crest Trail, Gila National Forest

After weeks in the desert I was in serious need of trees and mountains. So on a whim – as in, the morning of – I decided to hike in the Gila National Forest rather than do another lower elevation hike nearby. 794 more words


Good Times and Hard Times in Las Cruces, New Mexico

FRIENDS, the southwest feels rather like home to me.  I seem to be nothing but a deep-dyed southerner, an aged vagabond from Waycross, Georgia.  In Las Cruces, though, people seem just as friendly.  1,461 more words

2018-02-17 Black Peak via CDT (Gila National Forest)


This is a mellow hike along a wonderfully maintained tread to a 9000-foot summit and back. Despite the altitude and season the tread was almost entirely snow-free. 1,825 more words

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A Few New Mexico Side Trips

Lake Roberts

One day we decided to take a drive north just to see some new sites. We stopped at Lake Roberts  for a little walk. 360 more words

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