Category Archives: Outdoor

Summer Blooms

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An early Saturday morning walk through the High Desert reveals a wealth of wild flowers. Sure they’re attached to plants we’ll probably call them weeds later on in the season, but for now, the blooms make even our wild weeds … Continue reading

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April in Albuquerque


It’s April already, and with it comes springtime activities and holidays. Easter in Albuquerque The month kicks off with Easter Weekend with egg hunts, Sunday luncheons and special events. For a complete run-down of all things Easter, we recommend checking … Continue reading

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Hop, Run and Sing Along This Weekend in ABQ


Duke City Marathon Today is the deadline to register for Sunday’s  Duke City Marathon, which will also include a marathon relay, half marathon, walks from 20k to 5k, and the miracle mile. You must register online today, and late fees … Continue reading

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Exploring the ABQ Art Community: Urban Art Trawl


This Sunday, 9/11/11, catch an insider’s glimpse into Albuquerque’s prolific and unique urban art as the City of Albuquerque hosts Urban Art Trawl. Ride aboard ABQ Trolley Co.’s open-air trolley while expert Becky Holtzman regals riders with history, stories and information … Continue reading

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Cibola National Forest closes most sites until October 1, 2011


If you were planning on spending your summer camping, fishing, or hiking, you’ll want to make sure the open space area you’re planning to visit is actually open. Thanks to persistent drought conditions and a series of active fires burning … Continue reading

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Fun for Foodies, Local Veggies and Free Fish(ing) this weekend in ABQ

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Savor Albuquerque Savor Albuquerque kicks off today and runs through June 12, a fairly new-to-the-scene festival of art, culture and cuisine. You can find events at the Kimo Theatre (anyone check out their brand-spanking new retro sign?), Festival Flamenco Internacional de Alburquerque, and … Continue reading

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Get Outdoors This Weekend: Spring Cleanup, National Park Week, New Seal Pup at the Zoo


ABQ BioPark Gains First Seal Pup, Helps Raise Money for Rhinos Aw – we have our first seal pup born in the wild! Born April 13 at the ABQ BioPark zoo, the 20-pound pup is off display until it is … Continue reading

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Community Garden Rows Now Available


If you can put in the time and effort – and become a member of the community garden – the Rio Grande Community Farm provides almost everything else you’d need to have a garden either for yourself or as part … Continue reading

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It’s Powder Time!


As the temperatures start to climb back into positive territory, it’s time to think about getting out and enjoying this new winter wonderland. Continue reading

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Antique Hunting, Mystery Solving and Moonlight Walking


Antiques and Treasures I have a china cabinet filled with antique dishes I rescued among old drill bits, windup clocks and jars of antique buttons.  Wanting to find something out of the ordinary either for a gift or as a … Continue reading

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