|Not sure what this was for, and didn't really ask.|
|Look at that beautiful sky and enjoy it because it was pretty much the last of the blue we saw on the trip.|
|How would you like to sit in church on Sunday morning and see this work of God?|
The next touristy stop we made was a place called Soda Falls. People go there to swim under the falls on hot days, and it was tempting, but trying to hurdle the guardrail and roll down the rocky hill to get there just was not going to happen. It became more appealing to just watch others enjoy their little dip.
|All this beauty, even this skull-like cave dwelling cliff wall, was carved from volcanoes.|
On we drove, higher into the Jemez Mountains, anticipating raising our Vacation Lodge mega-tent, starting a fire, and watching the stars pop out one by one on a clear, quiet, oxygen-deprived night, kicking back, popping open the Bud Lights with Lime, cooking a couple of hot dogs, crawling into sleeping bags and reading until falling asleep, no worries, no troubles.
Susan said, "Mick, it's just around this curve!!" And we giggled in anticipation, pulled in and got our first view...
Stop us? Deter us? Never!
Stay tuned for what happened next!