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Favorite Ride: The Gila Loop

© 2006 by Kathleen Kemsley, first published in Rider Magazine, Jan. 2006

Take a road that loops around 80 miles of asphalt twisties in the Gila National Forest near Silver City.  778 more words

Motorcycle Rides

Connecting Some Dots: El Paso to Silver City

Day 85, Mile 2663.8. Tucson, AZ.

It took us one month to ride through Texas, one week to ride through New Mexico, and now we’re soaking in sunshine in our 9th (and second to last) state of the trip, Arizona. 1,480 more words

Bicycle Tour

Karma on the Road

After entering New Mexico, we were able to experience a little bit of everything this state has to offer. We stopped at the Carlsbad Caverns, White Sands National Park, Las Cruces, and the Riverbend Hot Springs, which lies on the Rio Grande River. 141 more words

Karma On The Road

Gila-Las Cruces Zone 2013 Fire Summary

By Kathleen Kemsley, published by Gila National Forest, December 2013

The 2013 fire season in the Gila Las Cruces Zone started out with a lot of potential.  730 more words

Close To Home

September 2014 - Tadpole Ridge

Winging It – Hiking Tadpole Ridge with birder Brian Dolton.

This hike is for the birds!

Earlier this year I contacted the local Audubon Society about a hike related to birding. 891 more words

New Mexico

Can't Stand Still

She went out to a forest in New Mexico. Set it on fire just to watch it burn. The flames danced all night for her as she watched, and as the sun began to rise she left. 127 more words

Flash Fiction

Day Two - Albuquerque in Style!

Day 2.  Silver City, NM to Albequerque, NM.  239 miles.  Three hours, fifty minutes.  Fuel consumption 16.28 MPG.  Average speed 62 MPH.  The last two numbers are flabbergasting.   634 more words