Friday, October 22, 2010

Passenger Side Window View

Ok...moving forward....

deserts-these hills cracked me up, they look like Huge excavation piles, but in the middle of no where

desert hills
we took a short cut down rt. 54, turning off the main highway at Tucumcari--that "rock hill" was ginormous!!!
Tucumcari

rt. 54 is LONG...and barren...and no cell phone reception....but really pretty cool...

rt 54

lots of ghost towns...

rt 54

and wind turbines on hills...


rt 54 wind turbines

a couple super small towns....

rt 54

lots of pecan groves...

Pecan fields

and of course, sand!

yep, it's a desert

Jim called his friend, Guy when we hit Alamagordo to get directions into town.....

are we there yet? (getting directions from Guy)

and before we knew it, Las Cruces....which we all know is Spanish for The Cruces ;)

entering las cruces

...old snl skit...Chris Farley as a weather man...anybody?!?....

1 comment:

Green Girl in Wisconsin said...

It's those little po-dunk towns that always capture my fascination the most...