Category Archives: New Mexico

New Mexico Get the Picture – Photo Day

Had a great time with hubby as we drove around the Jemez area and picked up several photos for the New Mexico Centennial Get the Picture contest.  We had a great drive and checked out some of the campgrounds in … Continue reading

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Datil Well Recreation Area

This weekend we camped at Datil Well Recreation Area.   I didn’t have a specific plan for this weekend.  We had considered going to Chaco Canyon, however reviews of the road, as well as personal experience from previous visits there … Continue reading

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The Weekend Quest to “Get The Pciture” – Day 3

Day three begins with an early rise at the Holiday Inn Express in Tucumcari. I am excited that we are going back through Cuervo again, the town we passed on the way to Tucmucari with all the “ruints” . Once … Continue reading

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The Weekend Quest to “Get The Picture” – Day 2

After only a few hours of sleep, I am up and ready to go, Kathy, on the other hand would love it if I could just be a tad quieter for just a little while longer.  Actually, Kathy was a … Continue reading

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The Weekend Quest to “Get The Picture” – Day 1

This weekend my friend Kathy and I went on a two day trek to get as many photos for the New Mexico Centennial’s “Get the Picture” contest as we could.  We did a pretty good job too, 17 photos (for … Continue reading

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Three Rivers Petroglyphs

Three Rivers Petroglyphs is a wonderful place with thousands of petroglyphs.  Living and traveling mostly in the southwest, I have been to many locations with petroglyphs, but this site was impressive in the sheer number of petroglyphs.  Mostly used as … Continue reading

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The Cactus Flower

The Cactus Flower Posted November 12th, 2009 by Karla Bardanz Surviving without any water or even care, the enigmatic cactus flower bloomed alone in a harsh tropical desert lost somewhere, hidden by its shy thorns and a quiet stone. Adaptable … Continue reading

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Get The Picture – My Next 5 Matches

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Get The Picture – Four More Matches

New Mexico Centennial “Get The Picture” contest.

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Spring Canyon

Spring Canyon is a part of Rockhound State Park.  Spring Canyon is a day use area, which seems to be highly under-advertised????  It is a lovely area, with nicely maintained picnic cabanas dotted along an inclining road.  At the end … Continue reading

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