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CCC Camp Ruins

(nr Cuchillo NM) While exploring the area, I came upon the ruins of a CCC Camp from the 1930s. My research indicates it was likely the Davis Well camp that was located northwest of town. CCC Camp Ruins As you may know, the Civilian Conservation Corps was an agency created to deal with widespread unemployment […]

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Willow Canyon

(nr Winston NM) Went on a hike near my camp into Willow Canyon. The best route was to follow the wash which was wide and sandy. The wash meandered from side to side, and had pushed rocks and debris along its course. Willow Canyon The hills rose steeply on both sides with vegetation along the […]

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Mountain Arroyo

(nr Winston NM) On another hike near my camp in the mountains, I came across a rather rocky arroyo. It was pretty steep and rugged with drop offs and sheer sides. I like the dramatic look. Mountain Arroyo An arroyo is a drainage that is usually dry, except when there is runoff from rain or […]

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