Tag Archives: Socorro New Mexico

New Mexico Tech Wilderness Encounter – Newspaper Articles etc., 1971-3

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New Mexico Tech Wilderness Encounter, Box Canyon, 1971-73

The NMT Wilderness Program curriculum included rock climbing sessions at Box Canyon, which was conveniently located only a few minutes from Socorro. I equipped the standard routes with bolt anchors.

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Bosque del Apache NWR, Nov. 17-18, 2014

The Bosque del Apache NWR never disappoints. I’ve been visiting the Bosque since the 1970s, and, if anything, it gets better all the time. Kathy and I decided to get in a visit while we had the time. We arrived … Continue reading

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Bosque del Apache, again

An earlier post presented 26 photos of sandhill cranes and snow geese that I took while visiting the Bosque del Apache NWR, near Socorro, New Mexico, in December, 2013. Here are a few more photos, gleaned from my collection, that … Continue reading

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The Magdalena Mountains, near Socorro, New Mexico

From 1971 to 1973, I worked at New Mexico Tech, in Socorro, NM, where I headed the Department of Physical Recreation and taught Anthropology. In this photo, taken in the vicinity of Socorro, the Magdalena Mountains are seen directly  under … Continue reading

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