Day 130 9/6/17 16 miles So last night, before going back to the trail, a bunch of us went out to eat at the Mexican place in town and I have to say it wasn't the best burrito I've ever had. The portions were good but then they covered it in like … Continue reading Canada!
Day 25 5/24 19 miles Yesterday afternoon Speed's friend Brian came and picked us up in Cuba and he and his wife Jan put the 3 of us up at their house about an hour outside of town. Brian and Jan were great, they both retired young and spend their time … Continue reading Ghost Ranch, NM
Day 20 5/19 16 miles We were joined in Grants by our friend Speed who traveled down from Denver and is joining us for a stretch. Speed's an experienced hiker who's got lots of long distance miles on his legs. He's a retired scientist with the BLM(bureau of land management) and … Continue reading Cuba, NM
Day 16 5/15 23 miles I spent most of the day yesterday and last night at the Toaster House in Pie Town. This place is a really cool old house that Nita, a local trail angel, owns and lets hikers and bikers and travelers spend the night at. It was weird … Continue reading Grants, NM
Day 8 5/7 22 miles Sunday morning I treated myself by sleeping in until 7 in the loft of the A Space gallery in Silver City. Before leaving town I stuffed my face at Vicki's Eatery for breakfast then relaxed for a little bit at Javalina's (it's a coffee shop, get … Continue reading Pie Town, NM
Hashtag Bootheel! Currently sitting in some nice cool air conditioning inside an Econolodge in the small southern New Mexican City of Lordsburg. I spent the last 4 days walking here from the Mexican border across the state's bootheel. The sun during the day down here is hot and shade is hard to come by but … Continue reading Lordsburg, NM