When it comes right down to it, a rider in the Duke City cannot depend on traffic laws for safety. They are no protection…Continue
Bottomless Lakes State Park was New Mexico’s very first state park, having been dedicated in 1933. It is located about 12 miles east of Roswell off U.S. Highway 380, and then south on NM 409.
They say that cowboys tried to find the bottom of these lakes with their lariats and couldn’t, even when…
I spent the last two months writing for NMMainStreet. I loved it, but it involved writing 30 pieces in 60 days...9 of them while riding a bicycle across the state. I covered New Mexico Gallup to Lovington and Raton to Silver City. If I wasn't writing, I was driving. …Continue
One of the forgotten landmarks of old Route 66 is just northeast of Gallup. It is a spectacular sandstone formation called Kit Carson’s Cave. The entrance stands an imposing 50 feet high, while the inside goes back about 100 feet on an uphill slant. At the far end there is a wall which encloses a live…Continue