Hueco Tanks Historic Site

The road to Hueco Tanks! For 10,000 years, Hueco (“whey-coes”) Tanks has provided water, food and shelter to natives and travelers in the Chihuahuan Desert.  The Paleoindian hunters, Kiowa, Mescalero Apache, Comanche, Tigua, Jornada Mogollon and the people of Isleta del Norte Pueblo all inhabited the area and considered it a sacred, life-giving oasis! We stayed at the campground … More Hueco Tanks Historic Site

Alpine, TX

We made a short stop in the small town of Alpine, TX on our way to Big Bend National Park.  We went to a small community farmers market where we found homemade pickles (okra and sun chokes ), sweet potato quesadillas, fresh pea vines, quiches, tamales, fresh pecans, meyer lemon cream puffs, foccacia pizza, korean … More Alpine, TX