Archive for April, 2012

Oliver Lee Memorial State Park Celebrates

Posted April 30, 2012 By High Country Posts

Heritage Preservation Days, May 12 and 13
ALAMOGORDO, NM – Oliver Lee Memorial State Park is celebrating its annual Heritage Preservation Days next month on May 12 and 13. Come and enjoy an oasis of cottonwoods and ash trees in the Chihuahuan Desert and experience the beauty and history of Dog Canyon and the Tularosa Basin. Get a glimpse into late 19th Century ranch life in the Tularosa Basin. Read the remainder of this entry »

The Sacramento District Review – May 2012

Posted April 29, 2012 By High Country Posts

In this Month’s Issue:
New Changes to Your Favorite Recreation Sites
Dry Forest Conditions
Evening Lecture Series
Camping 101- Outdoor Ethics for the Woods
The Ranger’s Report
The Sacramento District Review is a monthly newsletter prepared by the Sacramento Ranger District of the Lincoln National Forest.
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NM Rails-to-Trails May 19th Workday

Posted April 24, 2012 By High Country Posts

Next regular New Mexico Rails-to-Trails Assoc. workday is scheduled for Saturday, May 19, 2012, from 9:00 a.m. until Noon.  Meet at the Lower Trailhead for Grand View Trail on Fresnal Canyon Rd.  Bring your own drinking water, sun protection and sturdy footwear.  All tools will be furnished. Read the remainder of this entry »

New Mexico Fishing Report

Posted April 24, 2012 By High Country Posts

Updated April 24, 2012 This fishing report, provided by Bill Dunn and the Department of Game and Fish, has been generated from the best information available from area officers and anglers. Conditions encountered after the report is compiled may differ, as stream, lake and weather conditions alter fish and angler activities. Read the remainder of this entry »

Notes from the Birdhouse – Hey Again!

Posted April 22, 2012 By The Bird House

I think spring has sprung in my head because I have come up with a few more stories to tell.  This one is about my bear.  Yes My bear better known to you as Hubs.  This post was inspired by a fellow blogger back a few weeks ago.  She was writing about how her bear/hub sleeps in crazy positions.  I laughed so hard at her post.  I had to thank her for my belly laugh of the day and decided to comment with my own bear’s sleeping habits. Read the remainder of this entry »

Sitting Bull Falls Recreation Area to Open

Posted April 17, 2012 By High Country Posts

Carlsbad, NM (April 16, 2012) – Sitting Bull Falls Day Use Area will reopen Saturday, April 28, 2012. Facilities damaged by the Last Chance Fire, closed for almost a year, have been repaired and the site will be open on a limited schedule this summer. Read the remainder of this entry »