For the fifth time that I have listed a trip in the Caja del Rio it got rained out! Had to come up with something quick so we went to Nambe Badlands and did the standard route. Conditions are ideal at this time of year and nearly identical, with fresh snowfall in the mountains, as last year almost to the day.
That trip was the first I did with Over 50 Outdoors on the old forum site but I saved the trip report and photos. It follows: