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New Bosque Trail!

Thanks to the New Mexico Volunteers for the Outdoors, Coronado Historic Site has a new trail that goes into the Bosque. On Saturday May 16th, the volunteers cleared the vegetation to create a path down off of the bluff that the site sits on into the floodplain where the river flows. 68 more words

Coronado Historic Site

Photo Challenge: Force of Nature

Watching storm clouds move across the Sandia Mountains is a past time for some here in the Rio Grande Valley. This force of nature not only brings needed rain to the desert, but it also paints the sky with beautiful cloudscapes. 25 more words


Day Hike: Whitewash / Oso Pass / 3 Gun Spring / Off-Trail Shortcut / Embudo ~ Sandia Mountains ~ Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA

Sunday, May 3, 2015

My hiking buddy, Marty, and I hit the Embudo Trail Head early that morning. Must be a pretty popular place because there was plenty of paved parking. 833 more words


Photo Challenge: Intricate

About an hour before sunset, the mountains start to display their intricate details.

It’s amazing to see how the good Lord sometimes uses broad strokes to showcase nature’s simple beauty, while other times he paints with incredible intricacy that allows you to see how massively great his creations are.