New Mexico Hiking... in February! -- Spring 2011
The area locally known as 'Dry Blue'

As you are looking at these pictures, note well that this territory was completely destroyed in the subsequent, human-caused Wallow Fire.

Very little water in this dry country, this stream comes and goes

Pinto, Jeff Ross' goat. All goats in this spread belong to Jeff.

Moose and Jeff's new dog, Jessie

Jessie survey's his kingdom.


The local hiker's group

Apache gets a drink


Beautiful stream, but small... and short!

Local lichens