Sometimes your day just doesn’t go right

Yesterday we left Raton, NM for what we thought would be a stay in the Colorado Springs, CO area. We had planned to stay in Woodland Park which is in the mountains west of Colorado Springs. We had not made a reservation ahead of time because we didn’t think there would be a problem. […]


A trip to Capulin Volcano

We stayed here in Raton, NM at the Raton KOA for an additional day in order to take our grandson out to the Capulin Volcano. The Capulin Volcano is one of several that make up the Raton/Clayton Volcanic field. It is the most prominent of the volcano cones that can be seen in this […]


Vehicles for towing campers

A few days ago I was eating dinner with some friends who like to camp but who do not yet have a camper. The question came up again about what type of truck and how big of a truck should they get if the wanted to pull a fifth wheel. Both of the friends have […]