Carlsbad Caverns National Park | New Mexico | 04/03/21

After a big day in Guadalupe Mountains National Park, Allie and I continued on to Whites City, NM, our hotel, and a much-needed hot meal. We were excited to visit Carlsbad Caverns National Park in the morning. It was only upon our arrival to our hotel that we learned that we should have pre-purchased tickets …

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Historic Sites of Guadalupe National Park | Texas | 04/02/21

After our trek to the Top of Texas, we had very little time left to explore what else Guadalupe National Park has to offer. We decided to visit two accessible historic sites on the way to our hotel, neither of which require much walking, perfect for our tired feet. Our first stop was "The Pinery" …

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Casa Grande Ruins National Monument | Arizona | 02/16/20

Casa Grande Ruins National Monument | Coolidge, AZ | 02/16/20 After a lovely few days at Joshua Tree National Park, we drove back to Phoenix for the night. We were visiting friends and attending a 30th birthday party. Fun times! During the night, I was very sick (probably from drinking Phoenix tap water...just don't do …

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Fort Vasquez Museum | Colorado | 07/25/19

Fort Vasquez Museum | Platteville, CO | 07/25/19 After a morning at the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge, we needed an afternoon activity. The Fort Vasquez Museum was on the way home so we decided to stop and check it out! Fort Vasquez is an old trading post built in 1837. The existing walls …

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