Tag Archives: Rio Grande

Winter Fisherman – Featured

If you look closely you’ll find the fisherman. This image was featured in “Images that Excite” on Fine Art America. (click on image to enlarge) Winter fishing in the Rio Grande del Norte National Monument is just as rewarding as … Continue reading

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Whitewater Faces

Whitewater rafting is at it’s best in Northern New Mexico right now, June 2016. This image was taken on June 29, in the Taos Box section of the Rio Grande. The Taos Box section is included in the newly designated … Continue reading

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Rio Grande – Infrared

This infrared image was created as I walked the banks of the Rio Grande in my home state, The Land of Enchantment. I noticed the leading line of rocks that took my eyes back upstream to the cottonwood grove, which … Continue reading

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Monument View

This image was captured as I hiked the volcanic West rim of the Rio Grande Gorge of New Mexico during a Winter snow storm. This area was declared a national monument by President Obama and includes 242, 555 acres. The … Continue reading

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Bridge From Below

Bridge From Below “The New Mexico Land of Enchantment Group is honored that you chose to submit your work to the group and we are proud to feature your magnificent image on the Homepage in the Featured Images.” A view … Continue reading

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Rafting in the Rio Grande del Norte National Monument

Within the Rio Grande del Norte National Monument lies the best whitewater rafting that the Desert Southwest can provide through one of the most scenic sections of the Rio Grande Gorge, and it’s known as the Taos Box of Northern … Continue reading

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Snow Day Around the Rio Grande del Norte National Monument

A snowy day in the Rio Grande del Norte National Monument always seems to give me itchy feet. That’s English slang for the “desire to travel”. Soon I will be traveling to the sunny beaches of Baja Mexico but that’s … Continue reading

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New Mexico Bighorn Sheep

New Mexico bighorn sheep historically speaking have never been widespread in the Northern part of the Land of Enchantment. There’s documented evidence of New Mexico bighorn sheep in White Rock Canyon, the Monzano Mountains and the Pecos and Wheeler Peak … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day Rio Grande Whitewater Festival 2014

The Mother’s Day Rio Grande Whitewater Festival was founded in the 1950’s by Los Alamos paddle boater Jim “Stretch” Fretwell.  After competing at Colorado’s FiBark on the Arkansas River for many years, Stretch started a whitewater race closer to home … Continue reading

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Adventure Motorcycle Ride Report – Big Bend National Park

With winter temperatures creeping in under the front door, snow flurries freezing the back of my neck and the winter sun not quite warm enough, it became time to fly (ride) South with the Canada Geese. The Chihuahuan Desert had … Continue reading

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