Travel Blogs from Grants, United States

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A Night at The Rodeo on Independence Day, Grants, United States travel blog

A Night at The Rodeo on Independence Day

A travel blog entry by pollyandmikey

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... into a strong afternoon headwind.  This tested the weary legs from yesterdays century knock and we were pleased to arrive in Grants and receive a lovely welcome from the campsite owners.  She even had free cookies to greet you. We have just ...

Santa Fe is lovely - so they say..., Grants, United States travel blog

Santa Fe is lovely - so they say...

A travel blog entry by noah_and_bree

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We awake at 6am, and then think better of it.   We try again around 8am, and it feels more civilized. We head down to breakfast and we are firstly, taken aback at the receptionist remembering my name, and secondly, that seems to love saying ...

Change of plans, snow and ice in the mountains, Grants, United States travel blog

Change of plans, snow and ice in the mountains

A travel blog entry by jodieandandy

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May 22, Woke up to a cold and rainy morning in Grants, NM. The town is surrounded by mountains and the range to the west of us (where we were planning to head) had snow at the top 1/4. The temperature was just above 30 degrees and there was some ...

Shit hits the fan in New  Mexico, Grants, United States travel blog

Shit hits the fan in New Mexico

A travel blog entry by jeydoublesyou

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... to the town of grants….until my gear cable broke. I patched it up with gaffa tape and that did the trick to get me to grants. Another shitty town. Here I stayed in the RV park. Two nights so I could further wait for matty and to have a rest day for ...

On the Road Again!, Grants, United States travel blog

On the Road Again!

A travel blog entry by lost-in-place

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... are large areas still just lava. We drove through extensive lava fields, in fact they built the freeway right through some passing Grants!  I felt we were back in Hawaii as the lava in spots looks black and spikey just like Hawaii; other areas it ...

Here we go!, Grants Pass, United States travel blog

Here we go!

A travel blog entry by tommy21osu

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It's the night before I leave on my trip... I've packed, repacked, switched to a different bag, repacked again, switched back to my original bag, re packed... I think I'm set. I really wanted to go carry on only... But the new regulations that the Asian ...

Aug 02, 2010, Grants Pass, United States travel blog

Aug 02, 2010

A travel blog entry by ferdljoe

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Home Home, Grants Pass, United States travel blog

Home Home

A travel blog entry by ashleyandustin

Ah the hometown. After stops in Corvallis and Eugene home feels good. We got to see Dustin's Nana-so wonderful! She's the sweetest ever. We're sleeping in the camp trailer in the driveway and it is SO COLD in Oregon right now. I know I should be enjoying ...

Home, Grants Pass, United States travel blog

Home

A travel blog entry by oughtness

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I'm in Oregon and it's raining. I leave for Cairo in about 15 hours, and I will cruise into the city at about 3pm on Friday, Cairo time. Bewildered? Me, too. Or at least I will be. I fly to San Francisco, then Frankfurt, then Athens, where I will ...

"Land of Enchantment" ... So True!

A travel blog entry by 2pcgrads

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... historians contributed greatly to the life stories of many of the individuals who passed by here. El Malpais National Monument, Grants, New Mexico.  El Malpais means "the badlands" in Spanish.  Its volcanic features include jagged spatter ...

Willits, Calif. to Grants Pass, Oregon, Grants Pass, United States travel blog

Willits, Calif. to Grants Pass, Oregon

A travel blog entry by lost-in-place

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Drove today on the Redwood Highway, mostly Hwy 101. The morning fog evaporated quickly and we had a full day of sun:  from 54F to 74F by the afternoon.  Great vistas when the road went to the coast at Eureka and Crescent City and fabulous ...

Cruising across Texas and New Mexico, Grants, United States travel blog

Cruising across Texas and New Mexico

A travel blog entry by pendemonium

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The photos above pretty much tell the story for today .... but a few comments.... Mr. Kitty was no where to be found this morning, so we departed Shamrock without good byes!  We did meet the shop cat at the antique mall in Moriarty, a rescue over ...

Acoma Pueblo, Grants, United States travel blog

Acoma Pueblo

A travel blog entry by johnrandall

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WOW, what a great place!  The Acoma Pueblo is really special.  I was starting to get bummed by missing out on the Taos Pueblo and also seeing how badly the other local Pueblos were kept.  It's disheartening to see how poor or neglected ...

Heading West, Grants, United States travel blog

Heading West

A travel blog entry by cliff-n-chris

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... and suddenly an Amtrak train went rushing past.  The guy at the fuel station told Cliff a train of some description goes through Grants about every 15 minutes.  Unfortunately we are just too far away for him to see them from the campsite, he can ...

Great scenary, Grants Pass, United States travel blog

Great scenary

A travel blog entry by dixsan

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I will get the hang of this blog site yet.  I'm adding the Grants Pass map pin which should actually go with the the narrative that is listed for Santa Nella ...

El Malpais National Monument, Grants, United States travel blog

El Malpais National Monument

A travel blog entry by thesairs

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... Interstates to see what we can find!  First up is El Malpais National Monument.  The closest campground to this Monument is in Grants, NM.  We are all settled in a full hookup site with free cable & wi-fi for $17 a night!!   ...

Route 66, and miles and miles and miles....., Grants, United States travel blog

Route 66, and miles and miles and miles.....

A travel blog entry by nicandjessica

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... ;Kinda smelly.... We drove approximately 500 miles today, there isn't much to stop and do or see in these parts of the states. Lots of grass, for miles, and miles. New Mexico is very unique though, even though it's been mostly prairies and grasslands ...

Multitude of sites - gorges, sand-dunes, mountains, Grants, United States travel blog

Multitude of sites - gorges, sand-dunes, mountains

A travel blog entry by adeline

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... was a tram ride up the hill - driving more fun! There is a strong Spanish/Mexican impression on the houses in New Mexico. This is also evident in the people. It's like being back in Mexico! It's hard to believe we are still in the United ...

El Morro National Monument, Grants, United States travel blog

El Morro National Monument

A travel blog entry by thesairs

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Prior to venturing off the interstate we made a stop at the NW New Mexico Visitor Center, conveniently located at exit 85 on Interstate 40.  This center contains a wealth of information on the attractions this area offers along with a very helpful ...

Continental Divide; its all downhill from here!, Grants, United States travel blog

Continental Divide; its all downhill from here!

A travel blog entry by crossamerica

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A tough day even if relatively short at 68 miles.  It was cold anyway and the wind chill was considerable (equivalent to 34F / 2C).  A day to keep moving.  One of our fellow riders said it was "the most miserable day he had ever spent on a ...

And the Travel Starts Again, Grants, United States travel blog

And the Travel Starts Again

A travel blog entry by larryg59

We are off and running.....had a dr's appointment 1st thing this morning and jumped in the camper like we never stopped traveling, staying at our favorite place (Walmart). Drove through alot of rain today, heading east to Texas. Not really alot to report ...

Hiking with the boyz in Bill Richardson country, Grants, United States travel blog

Hiking with the boyz in Bill Richardson country

A travel blog entry by akbar

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I spent about 10 days in New Mexico, which is truly a memorable destination. Peter Howley & Oliver Koehler (sectionmates from b-school) and I started out at MalPais National Park a couple hours west of Albuquerque. We did 2 great hikes: one on a ...

Oklahoma City, OK to Grants, NM, Grants, United States travel blog

Oklahoma City, OK to Grants, NM

A travel blog entry by schuettcorp

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Thursday: Well, we got an early start and traffic and weather held for us. We left OKC at about 5am Phx time and arrived in Grants at about 4pm Phx time. We did about 600 miles.Most of it was pretty easy, but there were a couple of construction stretches ...

Sky City, Grants, United States travel blog

Sky City

A travel blog entry by steppingout

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... stuff they needed for all those nuclear bombs they were blowing up down in the Whitesands Missile Site !  After the 1990s Grants suffered a major economic downturn and has tried to become a tourist area, with attractions to the El Malpais and El ...

Blog 12 Grants, Grants, United States travel blog

Blog 12 Grants

A travel blog entry by colinscott

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Spent the morning in Santa Fe which was full of art and craft shops and was very expensive, then drove to Albuquerque where we crossed the Rio Grande river. We then came through some wild and rugged countryside with old volcanoes and massive mesas then ...

road trip day 9, Grants Pass, United States travel blog

road trip day 9

A travel blog entry by kilvo

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A week off from travelling, Grants Pass, United States travel blog

A week off from travelling

A travel blog entry by kieron_mendez

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We arrived in Grant's Pass to stay with Stanzi's family for 3 nights. Her Aunt Mary and her partner David put us up, and her cousin Chris was also there to help show us around and entertain us. We enjoyed it so much we ended up staying for over a week! ...

Day 25, Grants, NM, United States travel blog

Day 25

A travel blog entry by sarrdh

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Motorcycle: 359 miles Headed out of New Mexico and entered Arizona in no time. We traveled through the Indian reservations once we crossed the AZ line. You look at the terrain and wonder how anyone could survive here, desert, desolate and depressed. ...

Santa Fe (NM) to Grants (NM), Grants, United States travel blog

Santa Fe (NM) to Grants (NM)

A travel blog entry by louandsi

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Got up and headed into Santa Fe. Santa Fe is beautiful and we are so pleased that we decided to do the Santa Fe loop J.  We went into the square and had a look at the oldest church in the USA. There was an old timers band playing the square ...

River boats and old-fashioned food, Grants Pass, United States travel blog

River boats and old-fashioned food

A travel blog entry by jonathancchan

-Went on a trip with Hellgate Excursions to the Hellgate Canyon and the surrounding river shores. Dad kept signaling to the guide to splash Amanda, and after several 360 turns, a huge wall of water came pouring down on Amanda and I. -For dinner, we went ...

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