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Spring is time for new beginnings

It’s been more than a year since I’ve posted on this here Weekly Watermelon blog.  My last entry was about the eminent spring, and we now have a full week of springtime to celebrate on this lovely March weekend. 77 more words

Sandia Mountains

Trail Condition: Old La Luz Trail ~ Sandia Mountains ~ Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA

Hiked the old trail again this morning.

Sections 1, 2, and 3 are all clear of snow/ice.

Section 4 is clear for the first 3/4 of the way, then some snow, packed snow, but almost no ice. 88 more words

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Day Hike: Domingo Baca Trail to TWA Canyon ~ Sandia Mountains ~ Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA

Sunday,  March 22, 2015

For those who don’t know, in February, 1955, a TWA flight took off from the Albuquerque airport in a snowstorm. Within minutes, it crashed into the mountain killing all 16 souls on board. 1,176 more words

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Day Hike: Old La Luz Trail ~ Sandia Mountains ~ Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA

March 11, 2015

Hiked the old trail up to The Five again this morning. Just a quick post to note trail conditions which have much improved over the last couple of weeks. 288 more words

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