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110-Silverton, CO

Silverton, CO is at the 9,000 foot level in the mountains above Durango. It is a shortened name for “Silver by the Ton.” It was a silver mining town during the 1800 to 1900s. So much silver was being mined [...]

September 19, 2009 US Travel

109-Durango – Silverton Train – Durango, CO

The Durango – Silverton train runs fifty miles up the Anasi river valley from Durango, CO to Silverton. It was a majestic ride as the coal fired locomotive chugged up the mountain hugging the edge of the river valley. The [...]

September 19, 2009 US Travel

108-Monkeys In A Cage – Durango, CO

I have finally found a community that is on my wave length. Durango, CO is the most forward thinking of any city in recent memory. They have decided to place all two-year-olds behind bars where they belong. These children can [...]

September 19, 2009 US Travel

107-Armageddon – Durango, CO

I didn’t know that the end of the world was coming this soon. Chris and I were driving around looking for a hotel in Durango, CO and spotted this one. It was most inappropriately named as would be any business. [...]

September 19, 2009 US Travel

106-Sunsets – Durango, CO

These beautiful sunsets were taken in Durango, CO. [...]

September 19, 2009 US Travel

102-Lava – Santa Fe, NM

Outside of Santa Fe, NM we encountered lava fields. The lava flows were quite interesting and appeared to ooze from the ground at a nearby point. This was the type of lava that is used in your grill. It is [...]

July 19, 2009 New Mexico

101-Bullishness – New Mexico

Santa Fe, NM is a wonderful artsy city. we wondered through art galleries and ate fine food. This sculpture was in someone’s yard so I jumped in and took the shot. [...]

July 19, 2009 New Mexico

100-Road Through New Mexico

The road to Hell is paved with good intentions. Here is a new pave job on a road to nowhere. This was on our way to the radio telescopes in New Mexico.   [...]

July 19, 2009 New Mexico

99-Snakes – New Mexico

I like a good  walking tour, but not one where you could take your life into your own hands. This is a sign outside the visitor center at the Very Large Array radio telescope observatory in New Mexico. We were [...]

July 19, 2009 New Mexico

97-Very Large Scale Array – New Mexico

Ever since Jodi Foster starred in the movie “Contact” I have wanted to see the radio telescopes in person. The observatory was only a few miles off the road so we decided to go for it. The site consists of [...]

July 19, 2009 New Mexico