Winter Ranch and Trophy Gardens shared the bus today and we headed over to Riverside Club in Mission, Texas for dinner. They are kind of famous for their tenderloins and you can see why.
Milt and Cherri Schnare (in the front)
Milt was our bus driver this evening. Thanks much, Milton!
Ron and Mary Jane Jensen, Dick and Karen Larsen and Pat Ellison
Dawn Kauffman and Donna Rohrschneider
Wendell Knight and Darrell Kauffman
Darrell doesn’t want his picture taken!
Wendel Knight and Darrell Kauffman – Now don’t they both have great smiles!
Rita and Arnie Huether and John and Jeane Figge
Bill and Josie Roberts from Trophy Gardens and Jennifer Williams and Betty Smith
Patti Franek and Cathy Chapin
We had a nice dinner and then we headed for the Riverside Dreamer for a sunset cruise on the Rio Grande River.
Heading to the Boat
Judith Simpson, Cathy Chapin and Patti Franek
Cherri and Milt Schnare
John and Jeane Figge, Newcomers to Winter Ranch
They’ve increased the Iowa numbers!!
Rita Huether, Jennifer Williams and Karen Larson
There’s our Ride!
Wendell looks to be the first aboard!
Pat Ellison borrowed Larry Chapin’s hat to shade her eyes!
It’s a good look for her, don’t you think?
Larry is giving Patti a hard time about her new look!
Dean and Pat Ellison
Our Captain was a great narrator and explained everything we saw on both sides of the river.
This is a private establishment on the Texas side of the river
This is a new Palapa where Pepe’s used to be.
Some of the newer buildings on the Texas side – I think this is for sale now
These are some of the nice river establishments on the Mexican side
Looking over the Dam at how shallow the water is
This is the Anzalduas Dam
Our Blessed Mother – Probably Here to Protect River Crossers
Our Taxes Hard at Work – The Texas Highway Patrol
Five Machine Guns Onboard
More on the Mexico Side
The sun is setting
Patti Franek, Judith Simpson and Lee Benfield
Another Park Area on the Mexican Side
Chimney Rock Campground
Border Patrol’s Lookout
It was such a beautiful night. Everyone seemed really to enjoy themselves.