FC: Destination: Big Bend | June 9 - 16, 2012
1: What a beautiful view! | Brands for this area in Texas
2: Motorcycle Museum near Medina, TX
3: Smith's dream bike
4: Jeff and Sam checking out the bikes!
6: Lots of bikes to look at
8: Live Oak Camp Deer everywhere
9: Here is our Road Kill pic for my brother, Smith. We took a break at this cemetery, which turned out to be pretty cool. There are always hidden treasures just waiting to be found.
10: Stopped in Langtry, TX | We had a lot of fun here. Enjoyed the history as well as the cactus garden. | Law west of the Pecos | Home of Judge Roy Bean
11: Mary at the bar. | Likely looking bunch!! | Mary & Jeff | Jeff at the bar
12: We had a picnic here | Judge's home | Ornamental agave
13: Eclipse Windmill | Jeff taking a break
15: On the road, heading to Big Bend.! | Finally getting to the mountains.
16: It was so hot in June, if we ever do this trip again I vote for early spring. The Chisos Mountains are in Big Bend.
17: Beautiful mountains | Rock slide.
18: Jamie, still smiling after all those miles | Sarah named this one Pride Rock. | This fly was huge
19: Heading out of Big Bend. | Deserts are pretty, just hot.
20: Now to find some cooler parts of Texas | Great parting shot of Big Bend.
21: Heading to Presidio
22: We traveled down Highway 170, also known as the river road. | It winds around with the Rio Grande.
23: The Rio Grande is not very deep or wide in the mountains.
25: Great ride through the hills
26: They called these HooDoos or balancing rocks. | It was getting late when we stopped here.
27: Camels in the desert | This is called Elephant Rock | What a surprise
28: Last of the desert | Trading Post in Alpine had this photo op | What? A county with Jeff's name??
29: McDonald's Observatory | In the Davis Mountains | It was at least 10 degrees cooler here. | Mary enjoying the breeze and trying to get service on her phone.
30: This was a road side rest area | Let me help you up brother.
31: I liked how the tree roots were growing through the rocks.
32: Enchanted Rock | It was a hard climb, but worth it. | Not far to go but the climb was steep. | The view was great.
34: Climbing up | Taking a break | Camel Rock | It was a long haul up to the summit
40: Luchenbach on our way home. What a surprise, they had a car show.
41: This is a funny name for a town. I took this pic just for my brother Smith. I knew it would make him laugh. | This one was for me and Jeff.