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Feb 8, 2011 - Alpine - Ruidosa, Presidio and beyond . . .

Off to another early start this morning and this time heading west towards Marfa again. When we were in the town earlier, one of the “locals” came up to Jerry to ask him about the Jeep and during the course of their conversation, he told us about this wonderful drive down to the Rio Grande, taking us down FM (Farm and Machine Road) 2810, partly paved and then turns to dirt and takes one through Pinto Canyon to the small ghost town of Ruidosa (a former penal colony back in the late 1800s). Then he told Jerry to take Hwy 170 east towards...

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