Travel Blogs from Benson, United States

Well, that's a big hole in the ground!, Benson, United States travel blog

Well, that's a big hole in the ground!

A travel blog entry by mandypearce

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... or money to view. That was our opinion anyway. Guess I should have investigated that one a little more thoroughly beforehand. Arrived at Benson without any hassle - Quail Hollow Inn - typical Best Western - they are all starting to look the same. ...

Day 35, Benson, United States travel blog

Day 35

A travel blog entry by barbo1999

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... I think that was the best part of the campground.  Out on the road about 9:00 am.  We are going to Arizona...Benson is the destination of the the day.  Love being a tourist...we went to Tombstone...like all tourist should.  We arrived ...

Tombstone is OK Corral, Benson, United States travel blog

Tombstone is OK Corral

A travel blog entry by tdtingle

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We took a 22 mile run out to Tombstone. On the drive out and back we passed through the town of St. David, quite a nice little town with a catchy name. Tombstone was much as I expected, with numerous shops and saloons. The trolley tour was fun and we ...

Day 17, Ft. Stockton, TX to Benson, AZ, Benson, United States travel blog

Day 17, Ft. Stockton, TX to Benson, AZ

A travel blog entry by rocket2thekeys

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... we are in Arizona. I-10 is completely rain free thus far today so I push on until I can't take it anymore and stop in Benson, AZ about 55 miles short of the Titan Museum. I have done 821 km today. Considering the adventures of the previous days, today is ...

Going South to Go North, Benson, United States travel blog

Going South to Go North

A travel blog entry by momadunc

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... to the east of the highway. This has been a large storm system!  We decided to check out the Escapees Park at Benson tonight.  We've heard a lot about it but not stopped when passing through this area.  It's located on the ...

Desert Dash on the road today, Benson, United States travel blog

Desert Dash on the road today

A travel blog entry by roybhood

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We left Tucson this morning and our first stop was Kartchner Caverns in Benson, AZ. This is a very young cave that is still living. They are extremely careful not to damage it so no cameras ...

Kids Day!, Benson, United States travel blog

Kids Day!

A travel blog entry by fred.ropp

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We invited Mimi's kids and their children out to the 1880 farm to claim anything that was left from the move.  They took lots of stuff away which means that we don't have to take it with us!!!!  I'll explain the scenes at each video. ...

Swift Falls Picnic, Benson, United States travel blog

Swift Falls Picnic

A travel blog entry by fred.ropp

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We've been working hard at the ole farm and decided to have a nice, relaxing moment with a glass of wine.  We're glad to be able to celebrate the birthday our great country!  It's still the greatest place in this world.  Hopefully, you ...

OMG!! Gwen Goes Underground!, Benson, United States travel blog

OMG!! Gwen Goes Underground!

A travel blog entry by ggmoffatt

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October 30 & 31, Kartchner State Park, Benson, AZ This was one of those "OMG" places. You see it on a map, let's go there and JFA. I had to be convinced to go down into the caverns, Gord badgered me!!! But it’s an amazing site. The rock ...

Kartcher Caverns, Benson, United States travel blog

Kartcher Caverns

A travel blog entry by bigfoot_travels

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... , Wine, Pecans & Walnuts. Also see a truck with 2 signs; on left - "Passing Side" on right "Suicide" Near Benson we see a mine & the landscape changes to rounded boulders of sandstone. It's windy & there's tumbleweed blowing across the ...

Swift Falls, Benson, United States travel blog

Swift Falls

A travel blog entry by fred.ropp

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We visited my favorite local area.  Swift Falls is a beautiful little hamlet that has one of the nicest little parks in the area.  Come see the spots!   :-) ...

May 20, 2013, Benson, United States travel blog

May 20, 2013

A travel blog entry by vriecke

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First phase Of packing, Benson, United States travel blog

First phase Of packing

A travel blog entry by fred.ropp

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We are coordinating all the stuff that goes to Goodwill, the dump, and parts unknown.   I suppose the stuff going to Mimi's kids would be another place!  Tim and Mary, John and Denise have have put their dibs on some of the good ...

Weather In Minnesota, Benson, United States travel blog

Weather In Minnesota

A travel blog entry by fred.ropp

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There's been some interesting weather in Minnesota!  It will be an unbelievable 115 degrees on the heat index today!  Last nights storm was awesome!  I've tried to capture it's energy on video.  Hope it works!!!  Today is ...

KICKIN' BACK A BIT, Benson, United States travel blog

KICKIN' BACK A BIT

A travel blog entry by joanandlarry

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Benson, AZ A wonderful 2 days catching up on laundry, housekeeping, relaxing by the pool and reading. We drove 15 miles down to the old western town of Tombstone, AZ. We didn't spend any time because we had a lot to do. But, it is worth coming another ...

Somewhere in Texas, Benson, United States travel blog

Somewhere in Texas

A travel blog entry by jamiealiene

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I spent a lazy afternoon watching the desert pass by. It's very soothing it be lolled to sleep by the rocking train and the un changing scenery. Almost like watching a fish ...

Hidden Gem, Benson, United States travel blog

Hidden Gem

A travel blog entry by tdtingle

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Took a walk this morning and went out by the pool for a bit. This afternoon we headed over to Dragoon and the Amerind Museum and Art Gallery. Please visit their web site amerind@amerind.org Photos were not allowed, so I can't show you much of the ...

First celebration of move!, Benson, United States travel blog

First celebration of move!

A travel blog entry by fred.ropp

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I arrived as schedule and we have been packing all week.  Miss Mimi and I decided to make another trip to The Water's Edge Restaurant for another Liver and Onions with Bacon feast!  It was the very best of all visits.  The Liver was ...

My Second Trip This Summer to Benson, Benson, United States travel blog

My Second Trip This Summer to Benson

A travel blog entry by fred.ropp

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... met me on the airport curbing and swished me up like a fly on sticky tape!  After no time, Mim and I were off to the BENSON boonies to perform the final magic act of putting her entire life into a 17 foot moving van and a Ford 250 pickup!  We ...

Snakes, Hawks and a Flycatcher...not a bad haul..., Benson, United States travel blog

Snakes, Hawks and a Flycatcher...not a bad haul...

A travel blog entry by jklezok

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We have a good drive here. The weather is good, hot and sunny. Traffic is much lighter in the west compared to the east side of the USA. This makes for nice driving and better time on the road. We stop at a Walmart and get my hotspot for the internet. I ...

Escapees, Benson, United States travel blog

Escapees

A travel blog entry by bzaucha

Nice ...

Sonoran Desert Museum, Benson, United States travel blog

Sonoran Desert Museum

A travel blog entry by greg-and-karen

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... here because it is centrally located among a couple sites we want to see: Tombstone and the Kartchner Caverns. To get to Benson we travelled through more of southern Arizona’s amazing scenery and over some foothills so that at times we had stunning ...

Travel Day To Benson, Benson, United States travel blog

Travel Day To Benson

A travel blog entry by tdtingle

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Today was a travel day from Tucson to Benson AZ. We gassed up at the east Costco and headed out on the I -10 east. We are staying at the Butterfield RV Resort, which has it's own observatory....wild. We took a short bike ride this afternoon and will most ...

Looking at the Past.....Appreciating the Present, Benson AZ, United States travel blog

Looking at the Past.....Appreciating the Present

A travel blog entry by batttravels

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Hi Everyone, Well we pulled into St David AZ, Sunday 2/9/14 which is about 8 miles south of Benson. St. David RV Resort is a nice place, the people are great especially our neighbors. They have been full timing it for over 13 years. Boy have we picked ...

start of Arizona, Benson, United States travel blog

start of Arizona

A travel blog entry by johnsontrip2010

... almost appeared to defy gravity!  The yuccas were now much taller and statlier.  We FINALLY arrived at our destination - Benson I10 RV Park.  HALLELUJAH!!!!  The park manager was very rude to Sandy and Chuck, but nice to John.  ...

Saguaro National Park, Benson, United States travel blog

Saguaro National Park

A travel blog entry by noeljrblog

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Today we headed to Saguaro (SA-RAH-ROW) National Park. Sheila had a tough time pronouncing the name of the park. She called it (CI-GAR-O). We cleared all that up at the Visitor's Center. Saguaro National Park is celebrating it's 100th birthday. Back in ...

Travel Day 2, Benson, United States travel blog

Travel Day 2

A travel blog entry by bmitch7774

Another uneventful day on the road.  Tomorrow we head for Las Cruces, ...

Katchner caverns, Benson, United States travel blog

Katchner caverns

A travel blog entry by danetdom

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2 jours de route où l'on a traversé le texas, le Nouveau-Mexique et nous voici en Arizona.  On s'arrête à Benson où l'on compte bien aller voir la 2e caverne "la Big Room" puisqu'on a déjà vu la première "la salle du trône" lors d'un premier ...

Tomato, Benson, United States travel blog

Tomato

A travel blog entry by jakemuaney

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... got us a job at a restaurant. Then we went to sleep at the restaurant. There is a lot of outdoor recreation in Benson. There is also Kartchner Caverns State Park. Also Overland Stagecoach Days celebration is held every year ...

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Playing "Mr Farmer"

A travel blog entry by fred.ropp

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Mimi's witness protection farm is located about 12 miles outside of Benson.  We are located 120 miles West of Minneapolis.  It's a beautiful place quieter than any place you've ever stayed, especially at night.  It is probably one of the ...