On the Pecos Trail from Carlsbad to Trinidad.

Posted by on Jul 5, 2013 in Uncategorized | 3 comments

Yesterday morning (July 3rd) we spent at Carlsbad Caverns. Absolutely gorgeous formations. Well worth the time and money. The ranger-guided tours were all full and we didn’t have time to hike to the Natural Entrance, so we just did the Big Room, but that was still a lot of cave. After leaving Carlsbad, we headed back up the Pecos River, stopping near what used to be Loving’s Bend and is now a veterans’ park. The Pecos here still looks little like it should, but at least it looks better than it did down in Pecos City, Texas. Then, just north of Carlsbad, we found the...

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First Day on the Trail

Posted by on Jun 28, 2013 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

We’re safely in Nashville, TN. We left home around 9 a.m., and didn’t arrive until nearly 9 p.m. local time. Hit road destruction even before we left the county, then in numerous locations along I-81 and I-40. To add to our delays, we ran into severe weather in Tennessee. However, I was expecting something like that; it always pours buckets when I drive through Tennessee. Yup, that storm would have stampeded the best-behaved of herds. But overall it was a good trip. Plus, we made a new friend today, a fellow traveler along this trail westward. Howdy, Molly’s mom! 🙂 Did you...

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A Great Wide Nowhere is now available on Amazon!

Posted by on Dec 25, 2012 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The sequel to An Uncivilized Yankee is now available, both as a paperback book from CreateSpace (Amazon’s printing company) and as a Kindle e-book.  

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