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We finished with Dead Horse and had planned to do Canyonland tomorrow, but realized we were here and only 4 miles away...and hey, we're retired so what does it matter when we get back. Had a few apprehensions about this park, but again it was so much like Dead Horse and yet so different. I guess I really should have called this one Apocolypse Now as you will see from some ...
... the car so had to full on swerve the car, missing it by probably about 30cm before then swinging around a little before getting control back.
I know in these situations, you are supposed to just mow the animal down, however I'd took the car out without any insurance again, so basically hitting the cow meant the end of the holiday! Wasn't about to let that happen ;)
So yeh, if anything certainly helped me to wake up as then had to drive another few ...
... the wrong way. I didn’t know exactly what our jeep could do since this was a different trail than what was recommended and I didn’t want to get stuck on a rock or break the jeep. That would have made for an expensive afternoon. So much to Jill’s approval I said I was going to turn around. Jared immediately said, come on dad, you can do it. Come on let’s try. I couldn’t look like a wimp for my son so I changed my mind ...
... were there. We thought it would be fun to ask the kids what they have learned so far about traveling together and living in tight quarters and here is what they said:
Jared—keep your own space and don't try to annoy others
Bucket seats are essential when traveling
Sleep, play ipod, ...
... we stopped at a turnoff to another arch. Since it was still light out and the trail wasn't long, we decided to try it. The arch we walked to was aptly called Tunnel Arch. At the end of the spur trail, we had a perfect view of a large hole that looked as if it had been bored out of a tall, thick sandstone cliff with a giant drill. It looked really neat! We took some pictures, and then turned around to head back to the parking lot. Right as we got back to ...
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