May 2019

Attacked by Hummingbirds

Hummingbird Sugerite Canyon Raton New Mexico

Sugarite Canyon Attacked by hummingbirds.  Every try to take a picture of a hummingbird? Not easy.  Too fast. We moved from the valley between Santa Fe and Chama New Mexico and made an extra-long (for us) drive to Sugarite Canyon just to the east of Raton NM. Today we entered Colorado (just a couple miles …

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Albuquerque to Chama

Campsite View Abiquiu Lake Gallina New Mexico

Between Albuquerque and Chama is the prettiest place in New Mexico that we have found. The picture is from Abiquiu Lake and has been featured in many paintings. Kasha – Katuwe Near Cochiti Lake we found a newer National Monument named Kasha – Katuwe Tent Rocks. The rocks are made of soft(er) pumice from a …

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Ghost Ranch Splendor

Campsite Abiquiu Lake Gallina New Mexico

It seems the further north we go the more we like it. In the last two weeks, we went from a gravel parking lot in Albuquerque to Cochiti Lake. Then we went a little further north to Abiquiu Lake (pictures) for a very nice week except for the rainy days.  We traded wind for rain …

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Still in New Mexico

Church Fort Stanton Capitan New Mexico

Yes, we are still in New Mexico. We had enough fun in eastern New Mexico. Nice lakes but a constant spring wind made for wetter kayak rides unless we caught the wind just right.  So we re-routed to Albuquerque. The first picture is chapel at Fort Stanton, the second picture is Heron Lake. Nothing special about …

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