Monthly Archives: September 2011

Day 29, Albuquerque for the Balloon Festival

We left Gallup this morning and head for Las Lomas, NM where we are staying Jeff’s friend Jan. We are looking forward to the Balloon Festival start tomorrow. But today was live stock day it seems: Before we arrived at … Continue reading

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Day 28, Full Gallup to Gallup

Well maybe not a full gallup, we did stop at Hovenweep National Monument, Four Corners and Shiprock. Here are a few pictures of todays sights.

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Day 27, Monument Valley Tour

A wonderful day in Monument Valley an 8 1/2 hour tour and it was great. The first half of the tour was to Mystery Valley which is next to Monument Valley which was the second half of the Tour. Both … Continue reading

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Day 26, Wow what a day

Natural Bridges, Muley Point, Valley of the Gods, Monument Valley: First Stop this morning Natural Bridges National Monument: Then it was off to Muley Point, this view took us by surprise: From Muley Point we drove down the Mountain to … Continue reading

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Day 25, The Big Surprise

Venyce (my daughter) surprised us by taking the day off work and going with us to Mesa Verde. It was extra special because she had been there a few times before and gave us value add information. Make photo opportunities … Continue reading

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Day 24, The Drive to Farmington

We drove to Farmington to stay with my daughter. The drive took us over the mountains through Ouray and Silverton. It was a beautiful drive: Ouray: Then on to Silverton: Then arriving in Farmington I got to meet my newest … Continue reading

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Day 23, Colorado National Monument and The Black Canyon of The Gunnison

Up again before the sun with lots to see and do today just before we arrived at the Colorado National Monument we were greeted with the sunrise: Then it was off to photograph our first of the two sites: Today … Continue reading

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