Thursday, April 19, 2012

Late spring afternoon

Sunset starting to set over the Monument.
View from the hot tub grotto.
Little Kitty totally photo bombed this one.

Sunday, April 15, 2012

Gateway, Highway 141, Hanging Flume

 View off the side of Highway 141 toward Gateway.

 The Dolores River with the Hanging Flume on the right cliff bank. It's about half way up. Here's a detail:

Saturday, April 14, 2012

Night view of our backyard

Hanging in our hot tub with friends. A great way to spend a Friday night.

View of the hot-tub grotto from the second-story deck.

Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Trip to see cool things: Chaco Culture National Historical Park

Chaco Culture National Historical Park — if you ever thought you might wanna see it, go. You won't be disappointed ... you'll be blown away.

I wrote quite a bit over here about Chaco. One of its most impressive qualities is its size. These ruins are huge. Some buildings were originally four stories tall.

Four stories.

These Ancestral Puebloans were not rookie builders. Take a look: