Bottomless Lakes State Park

Bottomless Lakes State Park

Bottomless Lakes State Park is the first state park in New Mexico. There are a lot of activities to do at this park including: camping, hiking, animal viewing and water activities.   Bottomless Lake really does have a bottom, but…
White Sands National Monument

White Sands National Monument

White Sands National Monument is located in Central New Mexico. It is a one of a kind adventure, but it most closely reminded us of Coral Pink Sand Dunes State Park in Utah. The difference is the color of the…
Lake Solitude

Lake Solitude

One of our favorite places to visit in the summer is Silver Lake at the top of Big Cottonwood Canyon. We've reviewed this stroller friendly trail before, but today we did something different. We extended our hike and ended up…
Rio Grande Nature Center State Park

Rio Grande Nature Center State Park

Rio Grande Nature Center State Park is a tiny wildlife oasis located right in the middle of Albuquerque. We loved visiting this park, and will drop by on all of our future Albuquerque visits. We started with a picnic at…
Seven Canyons Fountain: Liberty Park

Seven Canyons Fountain: Liberty Park

Right in the center of Liberty Park is a fun water fountain for kids and families to play in. The Seven Canyons Fountain is different than a regular splash pad because it is designed to look like the seven canyons…
Bar D Chuckwagon

Bar D Chuckwagon

Bar D Chuckwagon is located just outside the beautiful city of Durango, Colorado. We love chuckwagon dinners and have visited the Bar J in Jackson Hole, Wyoming and the Cody Cattle Company in Cody, Wyoming.   If you don’t know…
Pinkerton Hot Springs

Pinkerton Hot Springs

Pinkerton Hot Spring located right on the road just north of Durango, Colorado on Highway 550. This isn’t an adventure to go out of your way for, but if you’re in Durango, it is worth the ten minute drive to…
Albuquerque Balloon Museum

Albuquerque Balloon Museum

The Albuquerque Balloon Museum has something for everyone. We stopped by on a recent trip to Albuquerque and enjoyed spending an hour or two. The history of ballooning in New Mexico is interesting. One man decided to bring ballooning to…
Family Search Discovery Center

Family Search Discovery Center

On the first floor of the Joseph Smith Memorial Building there is a Family Search Discovery Center. This center is open to the public and there are two different sections to visit.   The first section is open to everyone,…
Social Hall Heritage Museum

Social Hall Heritage Museum

In the early 1990s a tunnel was being dug in Salt Lake City. The excavators uncovered the remnant of an old stone building and knew they had happened upon something unique. It turns out that they had discovered the remains…