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Bucket List: Amarillo, Texas

Amarillo is located in the Northern tip if Texas in what is often referred to as the panhandle of the state. Back in 2012 when I was on my way to Albuquerque for my AmeriCorps VISTA orientation, and subsequent move to Tucson, Arizona, I spent a single night in the city that left me with nothing more than the impression of my inside of my hotel room. 679 more words

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Palo Duro Visit #2

The Husband accompanied me on my return trip the next year. Because Husband is a foodie, we stayed in Amarillo, thus having more restaurant options. We chose The Ambassador for lodging, and found it to be very comfortable and welcoming. 133 more words


Palo Duro Canyon: A Big Playground for Runners and Mountain Bikers

Some people come all the way to Palo Duro, the second largest canyon system in the United States, to drive up to the overlook at the visitors center just to stop there. 547 more words


Just Off the Interstate - Palo Duro Canyon

Not far from Interstate-40 as well as Interstate-27 is Palo Duro Canyon near Amarillo, Texas.  It’s been called the “Grand Canyon of Texas,” and for good reason.  298 more words

Palo Duro Canyon: A Training Hike

Here is why I love going to Palo Duro…scenery like this. For this first one, I tried the B&W film simulation. Although I love the color combination of the dirt and the sky in the canyon (very pleasing to me), I wanted to see more. 417 more words


Toddler Adventures in Palo Duro

Yesterday the weather was incredible for the first time in a while, and J had run a fever the day before but didn’t have one this morning. 287 more words