Tag Archives: Chihuahuan Desert

Highest point in TX, Lowest Point in NM

We drove from Marfa, TX up through some desolate countryside – beautiful, but remote. We were still in the Chihuahuan Desert, but this region seemed even drier and dustier than other areas we’d driven through.  Culberson County, TX was our … Continue reading

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Springtime in a different clime

We’re used to blooming crocus and daffodils to herald in Springtime.  When we see tulips, we know we’re home free, but what about Spring in the arid Chihuahuan desert?  On our long drive here, we hadn’t thought about what we … Continue reading

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