The Franklins of El Paso

"They headed down to, ooh, old El PasoThat's where they ran into a great big hassleBilly Joe shot a man while robbing his castleBobbie Sue took the money and run." - Steve Miller ... And... So after the White Sands National Monument, on the recommendation from an individual who I was speaking with outside of … Continue reading The Franklins of El Paso

Of Wind And Cattle

Cruising Through the Chihuahuan After Roswell, New Mexico, I headed just southwest of Carlsbad, to the Guadalupe Ranger District of Lincoln National Forest. Rising from the second largest desert in the United States, the Chihuahuan Desert, the Guadalupe Mountains span from west Texas to southeastern New Mexico with Guadalupe Peak being the tallest at 8,751 … Continue reading Of Wind And Cattle

Greetings From…

Aguirre Springs Campground! This is just a quick update. I arrived at Aguirre Springs Campground around noon. Good thing I did because I have a beautiful site and it's beginning to fill up with campers (mostly RVs). So this place is really not off the grid. The main reason I came here was to, ummmmm, … Continue reading Greetings From…

24 Hours in Muleshoe

Where? 120 miles southwest of Amarillo, by car, is the Muleshoe National Wildlife Refuge. It is located in the central flyway for migratory birds. For approximately six months out of the year the refuge is the wintering home of sandhill cranes. Muleshoe NWR, founded in 1935, happens to be the oldest national wildlife refuge in … Continue reading 24 Hours in Muleshoe

Ding Darling

J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge, Sanibel Island, Florida American White Pelican Welcoming sign at Sanibel President Harry S. Truman is probably most known for his role in ending World War II in the Pacific Theatre by authorizing the atomic bombs that were dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. However, there was a little less known … Continue reading Ding Darling

Photo Gallery

"There are always two people in every picture; the photographer and the viewer."    Ansel Adams´╗┐ Below are some of my preferred photos. Buy purchasing a card you support my endeavors in conservation awareness through blogs, video and photography. You support America's National Parks, and of course, you support the Unites States Postal Service. Thank … Continue reading Photo Gallery