After a summer filled with forest fire smoke, we headed to Olympic National Park to try to escape the heat.
Take two millennia of Pueblo history. Stir in Spanish invaders. Add a major Civil War battle, the birth of modern archaeology, and a 1940s movie star, and you’ve got Pecos National Historical Park.
Why do I know so little about the Santa Fe Trail? Maybe following part of it will help me find out.
“Hike until you hit deep snow,” the ranger told us. “Then turn around.” Great advice, unless there is no deep snow.
The Antiquities Act and our national monuments are under attack. Let’s make our voices heard about this threat to public lands.