The Aspen was all dressed up in golden leaves. The sunny weather was a delightful 59 degrees F.
|Moreno Valley at top of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains|
|Driving through Bobcat Pass to Red River|
We stopped for dinner at Old Martina's Hall in Ranchos de Taos across from the famous San Francisco de Assisi adobe church. The food was good, plentiful and reasonably priced (for Taos).
|Old Martina's Hall Restaurant in Ranchos de Taos|
|My daughter, Amanda, checking out the doll collections|
at the New Mexico State Fair last month
Roasting green chile fills the air with a sweet smell.
There are more than 500 balloons registered at this year's Balloon Fiesta. The Mass Ascension yesterday was great and I can see the balloons from our house in Albuquerque. Today it was too windy and they didn't go aloft.