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    Check out my ghost town photos and let me know ...

    Check out my ghost town photos and let me know if I have anything you need.
  2. Thread: Elizabethtown, NM

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    Here's a link to the set with my Elizabethtown...

    Here's a link to the set with my Elizabethtown photos on Flickr

    http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2395/5706772397_6ea7e347f0_z_d.jpg
    What's left of the Muntz Hotel...
  3. Thread: Elizabethtown, NM

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    Not much is left in E-Town. The Munz Hotel ruins...

    Not much is left in E-Town. The Munz Hotel ruins (the 2-story building with wonderful arching windows) is gone -- you can see the remaining wall on the left of the forground building.
    Elizabethtown...
  4. Thread: NE NM ghost towns

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    My first photo was from Dawson's Cemetery. ...

    My first photo was from Dawson's Cemetery.

    I'll post the others in a set in my Flickr as days proress. I can't figure out how to post photos here from my Flickr account - it's driving me crazy!
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    Day 3 of our 2-day roadtrip: We left the Raton...

    Day 3 of our 2-day roadtrip:
    We left the Raton Inn after promises to return some day, and took the “scenic route” on Hwy 72 to Capulin Volcano National Monument, instead of the straight shot highway...
  6. Thread: NE NM ghost towns

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    Three Days of Adventure in a 2-Day Roadtrip

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    This is my summary of our 3 days of adventure on a 2-day road trip. There is more than just ghost towns, but I think is important parts of any road trips (hotels, restaurants, cool stopping...
  7. Thread: NM Ghost Towns

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    Illwill, I just returned from many of those --...

    Illwill,
    I just returned from many of those -- not ALL require 4 WD. I drive a Cadillac CTS, and had no issues (except my car is filthy!) Look into Dawson - not a ghost town, but the cemetary is...
  8. Thread: NE NM ghost towns

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    Illwell - what are you looking for? I've had my...

    Illwell - what are you looking for?
    I've had my share of dissappointments on this trip (Watrous, Elizabethtown, and Cimerron) but I've found some jewels too! (St Vrain Mill in Mora).
    I'll post a...
  9. Thread: Elizabethtown, NM

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    Elizabethtown, NM

    This place has been on my "list" for a while now. I finally was able to visit today.
    I was soo disappointed to find that the museum and town wasn't open -- we did talk to a man down at the museum...
  10. Thread: NE NM ghost towns

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    Day 1 is down. Watrus is a disappointment: The...

    Day 1 is down.
    Watrus is a disappointment: The school that was pictured in many of my photos is gone. The store only has a wall remaining. The Masonic Lodge has the front left, and is the most...
  11. Thread: My arch nemesis

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    I hate the wind! In/near Clovis, it's always...

    I hate the wind! In/near Clovis, it's always blowing 50+mph.
    I live in the middle of nowhere, and I have to drive to get anywhere - everything is 2+hour drive from me.
    Why don't they put ghost...
  12. Thread: NE NM ghost towns

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    Does anyone have any recent info on Loma Parda...

    Does anyone have any recent info on Loma Parda (north of Las Vegas, NM)? Some books say it's private property with nobody allowed on, but others say the road to/through town is not a private road. ...
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    ZOMBIE thread! I was wondering the same thing. ...

    ZOMBIE thread! I was wondering the same thing.
    I'm not new to forums, and I guess I'm impatient. I want responses to my questions NOW, darn those mods! This post will make me one post closer to...
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    Thanks for the welcomes! I've updated the list -...

    Thanks for the welcomes!
    I've updated the list - Colfax is behind a fence on private property (even though it's visible from the road). I don't want to just SEE the ghost towns, I gotta get out and...
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    NE NM ghost towns

    Hello everyone! I've used the ghosttowns.com site for many ghost towns I visit - a wealth of info there!
    I love researching the history of the towns and buildings before and after visiting these...
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