Monthly Archives: October 2009

Fort McKavett State Historic Site, Fort McKavett Texas

Fort McKavett was a United States Army Garrison established in 1852 as part of a chain of military posts designed to help protect travelers and the mail on the upper San Antonio El Paso Road.  It is one of the … Continue reading

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Fort Davis National Historic Site, Fort Davis Texas

Fort Davis was a United States Army Garrison established in 1854 to protect travelers and the mail on the San Antonio El Paso Road.  Other duties of the soldiers stationed here were scouting expeditions to control Indian movements and exploratory … Continue reading

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Cedar Rail Campground & RV Park, Raton New Mexico

Cedar Rail Campground & RV Park is situated at the very top of Raton Pass in New Mexico.  This is a great overnight stop with incredible views as a bonus when you are traveling to or from Colorado.  About half … Continue reading

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Tye RV Park, Tye Texas

We ended up camping here accidently in March 2009.  Heading westbound on I-20 we spotted the ‘camping next exit’ sign and exited at business Tye MM 281.  We didn’t realize we had mistakenly driven by the KOA.  Not wanting to … Continue reading

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Buck Creek RV Park, Abilene Texas

We decided to give the Buck Creek RV Park a try for an overnight in September, 2009 instead of our usual overnight stop at the KOA. The pull-thrus were very long and fairly level.  We camped here in a 5th … Continue reading

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