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Railfest 2012

The Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad celebrated Railfest again August 17-20.   This year the fest was managed by True West Magazine.  We think this was an attempt to broaden the appeal beyond train fans.  Of course , to … Continue reading

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Four Wheeling Friends

In the midst of a Southwest heat wave friends Marty and Ann came to visit Durango from Pine Island.  We hit the ground running and within 48 hours we rode the Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad to Silverton, had … Continue reading

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Hovenweep National Monument, Utah

On a recent journey West from Durango we found ourselves in the middle of nowhere Utah at a place called Hovenweep National Monument.  Hovenweep is a premier example of Ancestral Puebloan architecture.  The structures were built almost 800 years ago … Continue reading

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The Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad

We’d been planning this day since early Fall 2011.  We arrived in Durango on schedule and picked up our tickets for the first train of the season from Durango to Silverton on May 5th.  The train runs all year but … Continue reading

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The Road to Durango

Our route to Durango took us through a lot of Texas.  Our goal was to arrive in Durango May 3rd, get settled in our site at the KOA, then ride the first train of the season from Durango to Silverton. … Continue reading

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Lafayette Louisiana

We can’t explain how we’ve missed Lafayette in all our trips across the South but we knew we wanted to visit this time.  We had heard of the Longfellow-Evangeline State Park in some RV blog or article and we have … Continue reading

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“Annie” in Jacksonville

Our journey from Saint James City begins with a visit to Jacksonville FL to see daughter Ginger and her family.  Granddaughter Bailey staring in her middle school production of “Annie”.  She WAS Annie.  Singing and acting like a pro.  She … Continue reading

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Welcome to the new King’s Blog

Welcome to the Kings new WordPress blog.  Thanks to Ron Mayhew – http://ronmayhewphotography.com for helping get us started.  We hope our WordPress blog will be easy to follow and post your comments.  We love feedback and want to hear from you. … Continue reading

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