Texas, New Mexico and Arizona
Three different types of desert seen while driving from
El Paso to Tucson.
The desert north of El Paso in
North Fort Bliss.  In the
mountains in the distance are ski
resorts at Cloudcroft and
Ruidoso New Mexico.
The white basalt sand at
White Sands National
Monument near
Alamagordo New Mexico
looks almost like snow.
Saguaro National
Monument near Tucson
Arizona.