Nathan Alter lives in Albuquerque with his wife and kids. He currently develops in C#/.NET, but is learning all the time and has enjoyed computers since programming in Basic on an Atari 400 as a teenager. He started blogging in 1999.
A coworker mentioned Alabaster cave near San Ysidro, NM (only an hour away from Albuquerque). He said you actually wade through some water there.