Big Bend Conservancy
2020 BigBendChat Calendar on sale now!
"We Come and Go A Handbook for The Big Bend National Park by Berta Clark Lassiter." Listed on EBAY. All proceeds from this auction, less EBAY fees, S/H/I, will be donated to Casa Grande AKA David Locke for the upkeep and maintenance of this fine board. Opening bid is $25.00 and the auction will continue for ten days.http://tinyurl.com/2z9aghJust doing my part. :oops:
Before entering the Big Bend National Park, we should get a picture of it in our minds, first as a whole then in smaller portions when we draw near enough to observe.
The Rosillos Mountains are now showing up to advantage. "rosillo" means "roan" in Spanish. It is the word that the cowboy calls his roan, or reddish brown horse.
I like to think of the Chisos Mountains as the heart of the Big Bend National Park. The main artery to the Basin in the Chisos is the highway from Marathon. The veins of the heart are the canyons and peaks which the visitors go out to see
Mrs. Moss made much good butter for the family. Southwest of the well is a small cave. In this cave there is a spring which comes to the surface as a spray. Back of this constant spray, in a small crevice, Mrs. Moss kept her butter, cold and sweet, for the family.
One of the most interesting trips from the Basin is that to Santa Helena Canyon.....
This is really a great collector item. It talks a lot about the history of the area. QuoteMrs. Moss made much good butter for the family. Southwest of the well is a small cave. In this cave there is a spring which comes to the surface as a spray. Back of this constant spray, in a small crevice, Mrs. Moss kept her butter, cold and sweet, for the family.
Where is that cave with a spraying spring? Wait... don't answer that. We will have to buy the book if we wanna know.That tid-bit is worth the $25 that I just bid!
We're at $26.00. Do I hear $27.00. Ante up.
I'll raise you $3
Quote from: "Desertwalker"I'll raise you $3I'm gonna have to break into my piggy bank. I'll be back!
Since this is for a good cause, I entered a maximum bid of $45.00. So feel free to bid $44.99 to run the current bid up to $45.00.
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