Magnolia Ridge Campground

Kat and I just spent four lovely days at this Corps of Engineers Park on the shores of B. A. Steinhagen Lake between Jasper and Woodville, Texas.  The sites are mostly well-spaced with 30 amps and water for the princely sum of $9 a night with your America the Beautiful card.  Nobody played loud music, […]

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Abiquiu Lake

Then came a walk through the ruins of a Pueblo village abandoned for reasons unknown sometime in the 1500’s. Our guide, Ranger Myron, is as long-winded as I am long-worded, but twice as interesting. He shared his culture’s view of man’s place on earth (caretaker of the planet whose primary duty is to preserve it for future generations). He told oral histories passed down over hundreds of years from the Ancient Ones, and lent insights into the Pueblo religion.

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