Uncle Earl's Cabins

Highway 12, Torrey, Utah, United States | Campground
 

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Rocking Out in Utah

A travel blog entry by garylesser

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... that operated from 1933 to 1942 as part of FDR’s New Deal. It provided unskilled manual labor jobs related to the conservation and development of natural resources in rural lands owned by federal, state and local governments. When the Civilian Conservation Corps built UT-12, the new road provided the first year-round access for cars to this once-isolated part of southwestern Utah. *** There’s red rock everywhere you look. The ...

That stretch of the road again

A travel blog entry by k.f.ecclestone

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... intended to walk a short section back towards Escalante to see an arch & a natural bridge. The trail criss-crosses the river several times and we knew to wear waterproof boots (taking these off wouldn't be an option for G due to his diabetes) but all the hiking info we had read said that the water wouldn't be higher than ankle deep. Unfortunately there must have been rain somewhere as the river was rushing past at least calf depth. We contemplated it ...

Day started well. Ending well too, actually.

A travel blog entry by linleyc

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... a complete moron.

So now it's off to bed and hope that I haven't unpacked the insomnia along with everything else. I thought I'd left it at home the first couple of nights but it reared its ugly head in Zion. Possibly to do with the central heating in some of these motels. Am pretty sure they duct it straight up from the fiery depths of Hades because holy mother of Twisties, it can be deadset frosty outside, and I'm sitting in ...

Capitol Reef ... A Drive-by and on to Goblin

A travel blog entry by elainehayes

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... Park, so we got a drive-by after all. We saw several formations from the road - Twin Rocks, Chimney Rock and the Castle, then a cliff face with several Fremont Indian petroglyphs which look like men with space helmets on.





Next stop was Goblin Valley State Park which was first called Mushroom Valley which seems rather more ...

Entering Beautiful, UT...Capitol Reef NP

A travel blog entry by rmwright

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... back thru the area in the next two days as we tour Capitol and hopefully it won't be raining. Unfortunately again, we have hit our worst stretch of weather. Chance of rain is 50% tomorrow and 60% on Tuesday. But here that can mean rain all day or a quick shower in the afternoon. We will wait and ...

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