I forgot to include a picture of the fishing pier at Inks Lake in the last post. So, here it is.
This is a pretty duck. He walked up to me with his two friends. They were white ducks. I’m thinking this one is a cross between white and mallard?
I don’t know where this titmouse was finding this fluffy stuff. Maybe it’s down from the ducks?
Okay, so we’re certainly not in the beautiful Texas Hill Country anymore. We went west on Hwy 29, took Hwy 71 to 87 all the way through San Angelo to Big Spring. We’d planned on staying at Big Spring State Park, where the map indicated camping was available. However, when we got there, all we could find was the Day Use Area. So, we kept going.
Eastern New Mexico looks like west Texas. This is the Permian Basin – an ancient sea floor that baked for millions of years to form one of the richest oil fields on earth.