Austin City Limits

    Day 1

    Day 1 - November 22, 2006 - Monument, CO to Austin, TX

    Left Monument - 5 AM MST

    Stopped to take pictures

    Sunrise over Colorado Eastern plains

    Raton, NM:

    Welcome To New Mexico photo

    Gas stop - high!

    Lots of road construction

    Texline, TX:

    Welcome to Texas photo

    Sunny morning's...

    Day 2

    Day 2 - November 23, 2006 - Thanksgiving Day

    7 AM - time to wake up

    Breakfast at hotel

    Arrive at Eduardo's house

    Meet Sara's dog Sadie and Eduardo's new Mac

    Wash Texas bugs off the car

    Took Sadie for a short walk

    Back to the house for "computer time"...

    Day 3

    Day 3 - November 24, 2006 - Friday

    Another sunny day in Austin

    Breakfast at the hotel

    Yellow Rose of Texas

    Headed for LBJ Presidential Library

    At University of Texas-Austin Campus

    Wrong-O! UT played Texas A&M at 12PM

    Traffic nightmare

    Kept going north to shopping mall

    Bought a few things,...

    Day 4

    Day 4 - November 25, 2006 - Saturday

    Woke up to early morning fog

    Breakfast at the hotel

    Ted picked us up at 10AM

    Headed for LBJ Presidential Library & Museum

    Deja-vu - excellent presentation of Johnson's political career

    Back downtown to Congress Street

    Children Giving to Children Parade

    Many...

    Day 5

    Day 5 - November 26, 2006 - Sunday

    Up early for an Austin highlight

    Breakfast at Las Manitas

    Drove around Lake Austin

    Stopped at Mozart's on the waterfront

    Saw Casino Royale at Barton Creek Cinemas

    Back to Eduardo's house to exercise Sadie

    Went to Sam's and Wal-Mart

    Dinner at the...

    Day 6

    Day 6 - November 27, 2006 - Monday

    Woke Up at O'Dark:00 - 5:20AM

    Showered

    Finished Packing

    Coffee at Hotel

    Different Route Home (Route 290-71)

    Through Johnson City

    North to San Angelo

    US 87 to Lubbock and the Amarillo

    Well maintained and little traffic

    Over 100 deer killed along the...

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Day 2: Goat Cave Karst Nature Preserve


The Preserve was set aside to buffer some of the ecologically sensitive karsts in the area from encroaching neighborhoods. Karsts are caves that feed directly into the Edwards Aquifer below ground.

Because the three caves can be dangerous to hikers and nonprofessional spelunkers, they are...

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