Travel Blogs from Cottonwood, United States

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The Birds, Bees, and Now The Bears Too!, Cottonwood, United States travel blog

The Birds, Bees, and Now The Bears Too!

A travel blog entry by patry

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... 't scar the children with this experience and it will fade to the back of their minds!   We were moving on to Cottonwood, Arizona to stay at Dead Horse Ranch State Park for the next couple of nights.  We drove through Coconino National Forest ...

Route 66, Hoover Dam and the Campground from HELL!, Cottonwood Cove, United States travel blog

Route 66, Hoover Dam and the Campground from HELL!

A travel blog entry by brent-n-toby

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... to drive on the dam itself. Once across the dam we entered Nevada and headed for a what sounded like a lovely campground called Cottonwood Cove Resort, directly on Lake Mead (created by the Hoover Dam). As we raced across the desert to get there, we ...

All This Madness, Cottonwood Heights, United States travel blog

All This Madness

A travel blog entry by magicoftravel

Well, the explanation of what has happened since I got back from Rome has been long overdue. I'm now back in the United States after one hell of a ride the past month and a half. Here's a brief story of my experience since leaving Rome. It was a ...

Africa in Arizona, Cottonwood, United States travel blog

Africa in Arizona

A travel blog entry by mbberg

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Today we drove a half hour east of here to Camp Verde, Arizona to an animal park called Out of Africa.  The premise of this place is that they have set up a 110 acre facility similar to African terrain.  That works if you can imagine the ...

Historic Arizona, breathtaking Arizona, Cottonwood, United States travel blog

Historic Arizona, breathtaking Arizona

A travel blog entry by denisita

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The drive out of the Las Vegas urban giant south towards the Lake Mead Recreation area on a Saturday morning took some patience on our part. Everyone and their boat and ATV's were on the road with us for a while. We drove over Hoover Dam, past strict ...

OUR ITINERARY - AN UPDATE!, Cottonwood, United States travel blog

OUR ITINERARY - AN UPDATE!

A travel blog entry by pykesonthego

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We have been on the go so much this last week or so, that I've failed to sit down and do any updates! I have taken hundreds of pictures in Casa Grande at the Ruins (more details to follow later in the week), several at the racetrack in Phoenix this past ...

The end of January Already!!, Cottonwood, United States travel blog

The end of January Already!!

A travel blog entry by barryandgayle

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We've been busy on the road again. From my last travelogue we headed south to Yuma (home of most of Western Cdn snowbirds as it is hot and sunny). We tried the Wal Mart but got kicked out and had to park in the Indian Reserve Casino for the night (had ...

North for the weekend, Cottonwood, United States travel blog

North for the weekend

A travel blog entry by dixsan

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... with Brandt and Willow.  We stayed at the Dead Horse Ranch State Park, it is pretty big and is on the hill overlooking Cottonwood and across the valley you can see Jerome.  At night the lights from both are beautiful.  It is high desert - ...

Still more climbing and a DESCENT, Cottonwood, United States travel blog

Still more climbing and a DESCENT

A travel blog entry by crossamerica

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Howdie old partners! Left Prescott at 09:15 today on what was billed as a short ride of only 46 miles: treat it like a vacation our leader said.  Well it was short but it involved climbing to 7,023ft over Mingus Mountain in more or ...

VERY relaxed in Verde Valley!, Cottonwood, United States travel blog

VERY relaxed in Verde Valley!

A travel blog entry by pykesonthego

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  We arrived here at our Thousand Trails membership park Wednesday, and found a nice site with a great view of the riverbed and cliffs behind us.  This is a large and very nice preserve, and they always have lots of activities planned, although ...

Calm before the storm., Cottonwood, United States travel blog

Calm before the storm.

A travel blog entry by samabamah

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We will be embarking on our journey in t-6 hours! I am so excited to be going on a road trip with one of my best friends. I can't wait to see what sort of crazy shenanigans we get ourselves into. Our bags are packed and we are equipped; kindly by our ...

Dead Horse Ranch State Park, Cottonwood, AZ, Dead Horse Ranch State Park, United States travel blog

Dead Horse Ranch State Park, Cottonwood, AZ

A travel blog entry by gsnakehill

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...   Tuuzigoot National Monument which is another pueblo ruins of the Sinagua Indians from 1000AD to 1425AD.     Cottonwood is a popular snowbird destination because of its mild winters and that it is not as expensive to live as ...

Completing Segment 13, North Cottonwood Trail Head, United States travel blog

Completing Segment 13

A travel blog entry by cncadventures

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... feet higher, we stop near a meadow by the ruins of some old cabins to eat lunch. We think we can see the saddle between Middle Cottonwood Creek and Silver Creek where we have to climb to cross the ridge. It is still over 800 feet up, in just over a mile. ...

Skipping Ahead to Segment 13, North Cottonwood Creek Road, United States travel blog

Skipping Ahead to Segment 13

A travel blog entry by cncadventures

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... A.M. We climb slightly into the woods and walk parallel and above Chaffee County Road 306 for about 2 miles.  We cross South Cottonwood Creek where I take some photos of the creek and the mountains behind it. It is a partly to mostly cloudy day and ...

My Baybayyyy Vaycay, Cottonwood, United States travel blog

My Baybayyyy Vaycay

A travel blog entry by hannahrae

    I went here when I was a baby! And then again when I was aroujnd 3 or 4. I went here when I was young to visit with my mom's bestfriend Gretchen and her daughter Kira, whom I'm still good friends with to this day! I don't remember ...

Alexis Birthday! Montezuma's Castle and Well, Cottonwood, United States travel blog

Alexis Birthday! Montezuma's Castle and Well

A travel blog entry by dolestrada

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Got up very early this morning, 4:30 am! to be exact. I feel like there is something special in the air!?? Then I remember, it's Alexis's birthday!! I'll send her a text later this morning. I have her card ready, but haven't checked into where I can ...

Life at high altitude, Cottonwood Pass, United States travel blog

Life at high altitude

A travel blog entry by ocotillostb

OK, we are at 11,000 feet and the temp is freezing in August.  Went for a hike on the Timberline Trail and met a dad and his daughter who do this annually.  Sadie had her usual great time chasing every animal that moved.  She can't catch ...

Two Down, Two on the Go., Cottonwood, United States travel blog

Two Down, Two on the Go.

A travel blog entry by jdswed

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Well after 7 months of doing nothing, Jene and I are ready to start the trip south from Cali Columbia to the southern tip of South America.We have devoted counted hours of planning, (about 4 so far), and preparing our Spanish skills, about 4 so ...

Sunset on the Kaibab Trail, Grand Canyon, United States travel blog

Sunset on the Kaibab Trail

A travel blog entry by sjfaulk

We arrived late to the canyon, having driven in from California. We took an evening tour bus to the Kaibab Trail, which got us there to take pictures just before sunset and watch the beauty of the sunset over the canyon. We met some very nice people, a ...

Mobile Update, Cottonwood, United States travel blog

Mobile Update

A travel blog entry by elysa.w2013

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A full day in Cottonwood, Cottonwood, United States travel blog

A full day in Cottonwood

A travel blog entry by wmaxtman

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   We packed a lunch, confirmed our trail selection with the park rangers and set out on a loop hike that was shared by the state park and the national forest. We started with a gradual climb, then walked forever on a high mesa which was not ...

On Our Way to Arizona, Cottonwood, United States travel blog

On Our Way to Arizona

A travel blog entry by dolestrada

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... in the low 80's. Once we passed Flagstaff we started lowering in elevation and it started getting warmer. We arrived in Cottonwood. Temperature is 100, the countryside is definitely dryer, less green. Not sure what the elevation is here, I will find ...

Westwater Canyon, Westwater, United States travel blog

Westwater Canyon

A travel blog entry by ystrdaysmilk

This was supposed to be a quick overnight trip down Westwater canyon. Complications started very early on in the trip with the road being closed do to avalanches and a freak snow storm which produced a couple feet of snow in a very short amount of time. ...

Seein' Beautiful Places, Cottonwood, United States travel blog

Seein' Beautiful Places

A travel blog entry by jan3boys

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... ;  After Adam and Steph arrived, we had breakfast at the local greasy spoon, and then drove up the mountain above Cottonwood to visit the Monastery at St. Gertrude’s, the museum, and wander through the peaceful grounds and flower ...

June 20, 2012, Cottonwood, United States travel blog

June 20, 2012

A travel blog entry by wright2

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This morning was a time for the mundane                     but necessary household chores, principally washing of windows and doing laundry.  The ...

Eduardo Sotelo Piolin Por La Manana, Cottonwood, United States travel blog

Eduardo Sotelo Piolin Por La Manana

A travel blog entry by lavidanueva

    Here I am near Sedona, Az.  Now I know why the rich guys come here!  This is nothing short of Spectacular!  Wow!  The red rock formations are a gift from god to all mankind, not just to the rich and priveledged. ...

Verde Valley Thousand Trails RV Park, Cottonwood, United States travel blog

Verde Valley Thousand Trails RV Park

A travel blog entry by dolestrada

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... do today is plan our week for visiting locations in Arizona we want to see. We might even try locations in some of the adjoining states. We will see how things pan out here. We made a late picnic lunch and headed to the park's family center and pool. ...

Comin' Clean, Cottonwood, United States travel blog

Comin' Clean

A travel blog entry by ronniebrown713

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Packed up and headed back down into the valley (through Jerome again - we definitely want to spend a few hours here sometime).  Stop 1 - the laundromat!  Only a couple of hours here, worth it for fresh clothes.  And Holly enjoyed reading ...

Highest climb, Cottonwood Pass, United States travel blog

Highest climb

A travel blog entry by ocotillostb

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Today, we met up with the dad and daughter on another hike above the tree line just below the pass.  He is very familiar with the area and gave me all the info.  We hiked into the tundra among little wildflowers and had lunch.  I was ...

Jan 28, 2011, Cottonwood, United States travel blog

Jan 28, 2011

A travel blog entry by susanbirkholz

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